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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of participants and therapists

From: High-intensity treadmill training and self-management for stroke patients undergoing rehabilitation: a feasibility study

Characteristic  
Participants n = 40
 Age (years), mean (SD) 68 (13)
 Sex, n males (%) 27 (64)
 Time since stroke (days), mean (SD) 27 (24)
 Side of hemiplegia, n right (%) 26 (62)
 Type of stroke, n ischemic (%) 34 (81)
 Location of stroke, n (%)
  TACI 2 (5)
  PACI 29 (69)
  POCI 6 (14)
  LACI 3 (7)
 Modified Rankin scale, 0–5, median (IQR) 3 (3–3)
 Aphasia, n yes (%) 8 (19)
 Thrombolysis, n yes (%) 3 (7)
 Co-morbidities (number), mean (SD) 3.0 (1.8)
 Previous living arrangements, n alone (%) 13 (31)
Therapists n = 12
 Experience, years, mean (SD) 10 (8)
 Sex, number male (%) 4 (33)
 Participants treated, mean (SD) 8 (13)
  1. TACI total anterior circulation infarct, PACI partial anterior circulation infarct, POCI posterior circulation infarct, LACI lacunar circulation infarct