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Table 1 Demographics and Baseline characteristics for participants analyzed the studiesa

From: Kinect-based rapid movement training to improve balance recovery for stroke fall prevention: a randomized controlled trial

Variable RMT Group CBT Group p value
No. of participants 16 14  
Age (y) 60.6 (5.5) 60.1 (5.8) 0.473c
Sex (men:women) 12:4 12:2 0.464b
Height (m) 1.65 (0.08) 1.64 (0.07) 0.615
Weight (kg) 65.7 (9.9) 62.8 (10.5) 0.313c
Affected side (left:right) 8:8 7:7 1.000b
Stroke type (ischemic:hemorrhagic) 11:5 11:3 0.544b
Duration of stroke (years) 7.4 (4.1) 6.4 (4.5) 0.334c
Fall in the past 3 months (no. of participants) 6/16 5/14 0.919b
Mini-Mental-Status-Examination Score (out of 30) 27.8 (2.7) 27.5 (2.7) 0.728c
Motivation for training (1–6 Likert Scale) 5.4 (0.5) 5.0 (0.7) 0.179c
Activities Balance Confidence Scale (%) 74.2 (11.4) 67.5 (20.0) 0.377c
Barthel Index for Activities of Daily Living Scale (out of 20) 19.6 (0.5) 19.3 (1.3) 0.984c
Berg Balance Scale (out of 56) 49.1 (1.6) 48.6 (2.6) 0.854c
Timed-Up-and-Go (s) 14.7 (3.4) 18.2 (7.57) 0.131c
Fugl-Meyer Assessment Score (out of 100) 60.6 (18.2) 58.6 (16.4) 0.667c
  1. aValues are means (SD) unless otherwise stated
  2. bChi-square test
  3. cMann-Whitney U test