Table 5: Comparison of the IEMG of MF between the monitoring group and control group in 0, 4, and 8 weeks (uV, mean ± SD).

Monitoring groupControl groupBetween-group value

LeftBaseline41.94 ± 2.8841.73 ± 2.600.769
4 weeks48.12 ± 3.3246.30 ± 3.320.038
8 weeks57.00 ± 3.3251.45 ± 3.34≤0.001
Intragroup value (baseline vs 8 weeks)≤0.001≤0.001
Mauchly’s sphericity test W = 0.924 ()

RightBaseline41.58 ± 3.6242.40 ± 3.190.355
4 weeks48.53 ± 3.8046.05 ± 3.850.015
8 weeks57.10 ± 4.7252.95 ± 4.48≤0.001
Intragroup value (baseline vs 8 weeks)≤0.001≤0.001
Mauchly’s sphericity test W = 0.977 ()

Compared with baseline, .