Journal of Aging Research / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

Effect of Posture Training with Weighted Kypho-Orthosis (WKO) on Improving Balance in Women with Osteoporosis

Table 1

Demographic characteristics including age, height, weight, and body mass indices compared between two groups.

Case group ( )
Mean ± SD
Control group ( )
Mean ± SD
value

Age (years )65.6362.450.177
Height (cm)150.45152.250.47
Weight (Kg)68.8168.200.89
Body mass index (Kg/M2)30.4129.400.58

SD: standard deviation; case group (intervention group): orthosis and exercise; control group: exercise only.