Table 4: The mean and standard deviations of the gait parameters of 29 evaluated patients, grouped based on disease status, at baseline.

Performance measureGroup
Diabetic ( 𝑛 = 1 2 )Mild neuropathy ( 𝑛 = 1 1 )Severe neuropathy ( 𝑛 = 6 )

Single task
 Step duration (SDu; s) 0 . 5 6 ± 0 . 0 3 0 . 5 3 ± 0 . 0 5 0 . 5 5 ± 0 . 0 5
 Step length (SL; m) 0 . 7 2 ± 0 . 0 6 0 . 7 3 ± 0 . 1 0 . 6 2 ± 0 . 1 2
 Velocity (m·s-1) 1 . 2 9 ± 0 . 1 4 1 . 3 9 ± 0 . 1 4 1 . 1 4 ± 0 . 3 7
 Cadence (steps/min) 1 0 7 ± 5 . 8 1 1 5 ± 1 0 . 2 1 0 7 . 6 ± 1 5
Dual task
 Step duration (SDu; s) 0 . 6 ± 0 . 0 8 0 . 5 5 ± 0 . 0 5 0 . 6 ± 0 . 1 2
 Step length (SL; m) 0 . 7 ± 0 . 0 7 0 . 7 ± 0 . 1 3 0 . 6 3 ± 0 . 1
 Velocity (m·s-1) 1 . 1 8 ± 0 . 2 1 1 . 3 1 ± 0 . 2 8 1 . 0 9 ± 0 . 3 2
 Cadence (steps/min) 1 0 1 . 4 ± 1 1 1 1 0 ± 9 . 3 1 0 3 . 4 ± 1 7 . 6