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Table 3 Mechanical and electrophysiological responses

From: Functional assessment of stretch hyperreflexia in children with cerebral palsy using treadmill perturbations

  Mechanical Electrophysiological
Intensity 1 % Intensity 2 % Intensity 3 % Intensity 1 % Intensity 2 % Intensity 3 %
TD
 GM 93.9 99.4 98.2 30.5 66.3 78.4
 SO 83.9 96.5 98.8 55.3 91.4 97.9
CP
 GM 91.1 97.2 98.7 22.8 55.1 69.6
 SO 80.3 92.6 98.1 50.5 84.7 96.2
  1. Percentage of perturbations with a successful mechanical (increase in ΔMTV above one standard deviation of unperturbed MTV) and electrophysiological (increase in EMG activity above five times the standard deviation of unperturbed EMG) response for the three different intensities