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Table 1 Baseline demographics and training history for pooled sample and group assignments

From: Pain-guided activity modification during treatment for patellar tendinopathy: a feasibility and pilot randomized clinical trial

  Pooled Sample
Mean (SD)
Median (IQR)
(n = 15, 5 F)
Pain-guided
Mean (SD)
Median (IQR)
(n = 9, 3 F)
Pain-free
Mean (SD)
Median (IQR)
(n = 6, 2 F)
Age (years) 26.6 (3.9)
27.0 (7.0)
26.9 (3.5)
28.0 (4.0)
26.3 (4.8)
25.0 (7.8)
Height (cm) 175.9 (9.8)
172.7 (13.0)
176.9 (11.0)
174.6 (4.0)
174.4 (8.4)
172.4 (7.3)
Weight (kg) 79.4 (16.9)
80.1 (19.6)
79.9 (12.7)
82.2 (5.5)
78.6 (23.3)
68.2 (20.4)
BMI (kg/m2) 25.5 (4.3)
24.7 (4.5)
25.4 (3.0)
25.9 (4.1)
25.6 (6.1)
23.5 (2.4)
Symptom duration (months) 32.2 (42.1)
15.8 (36.4)
21.2 (27.4)
7.5 (28.4)
48.8 (56.7)
28.4 (69.3)
VISA-P (points) 58.9 (17.9)
60.0 (19.0)
65.7 (15.8)
69.0 (20.0)
48.8 (17.1)
51.5 (18.3)
Weekly Hours Training/Playing Primary Sport (h/wk) 6.1 (5.2)
4.0 (5.0)
5.7 (5.9)
3.0 (5.0)
6.8 (4.5)
6.0 (4.3)
Weekly hours training/playing other sports (h/wk) 1.8 (1.9)
2.0 (1.0)
2.0 (2.4)
2.0 (1.0)
1.5 (1.0)
1.5 (1.0)
Weekly hours of jump training (h/wk) 1.0 (1.0)
1.0 (1.0)
1.3 (1.2)
1.0 (0.5)
0.5 (0.6)
0.5 (1.0)
Weekly hours of strength training (h/wk) 4.6 (4.1)
4.0 (3.5)
5.6 (4.7)
4.0 (4.0)
3.0 (2.4)
3.0 (3.5)
  1. BMI Body mass index