Table 3: Body composition (percentage of total fat mass and lean mass): comparison between SCI group and controls.

VariableGroupMeanSDMinimumMaximum 𝑁 𝑃

% total fatPatient26.155.8823.9128.38250.19
Control23.736.8620.4227.0317
% lean mass SSPatient51.064.6749.2852.83250.03
Control48.154.2346.1250.2017
% lean mass ISPatient20.263.2719.0121.51250.02
Control26.9814.120.1733.7817

SS: % lean mass superior segment (arms + trunk); IS: % lean mass inferior segment (limbs).