Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Short-Term Effects of Kinesio Taping and Cross Taping Application in the Treatment of Latent Upper Trapezius Trigger Points: A Prospective, Single-Blind, Randomized, Sham-Controlled Trial

Table 1

Groups characteristic.

CT groupKT groupSham group value

Number of patients

Age [year]
 Range19.0–23.019.0–24.019.0–22.0
 Mean20.220.619.9
 SD1.11.50.8

Weight [kg]
 Range43.0–83.051.0–87.050.0–85.0
 Mean62.466.460.6
 SD10.011.68.77

Height [m]
 Range1.51–1.781.57–1.821.60–1.75
 Mean1.681.701.67
 SD0.070.060.04

BMI [kg/m2]
 Range17.9–28.018.6–29.418.1–31.2
 Mean22.022.921.9
 SD2.473.13.2

Sex
 Female232124
 Male140

Dominant lower limb
 Left315
 Right212419

Kruskal-Wallis test; chi2 test.