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Table 1 Participant characteristics

From: Don’t forget the trunk in Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients: more muscle weakness and compensation than expected

  Healthy DMD
n median IQR n median IQR
Age [years] 25 13.2 [9.4–18.0] 17 13.1 [11.7–15.8]
Gender [male/female] 13/12    17/0   
Weight [kg] 25 48.6 [30.5–63.5] 15 48.0 [40.0–51.5]
Height [cm] 25 160.0 [136.5–171.0] 15 150.0 [145.5–157.0]
Sitting height [cm] 25 62 [50.5–65.6] 12 50.0 [47.8–56.3]
Pain at time of participation [n] 0    0   
Age of diagnosis [years]     16 4 [3–5]
Corticosteroid use [n] 0    15   
Wheelchair confinement indoors [n] 0    10   
Wheelchair confinement outdoors [n] 0    14   
Scoliosis [n] 0    2