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Table 1 Demographic, clinical measures and correlations

From: Mechanosensitivity during lower extremity neurodynamic testing is diminished in individuals with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and peripheral neuropathy: a cross sectional study

Demographics Correlations
   Subgroup Age BMI HbA1c MDNS MNSIc MNSIq VPT-AVG ModBaecke
Subgroup   ----- 0.59* -0.08 0.08 0.74* 0.69* 0.19 0.92* -0.18
Age (years) 56.3 ± 11.1 0.59* ----- 0.08 -0.08 0.29 0.43* -0.06 0.58* 0.01
Height (m) 1.7 ± 0.1          
Weight (kg) 94.0 ± 18.3          
BMI 32.8 ± 6.6 -0.08 0.08 ----- 0.43* 0.04 0.35* 0.36* -0.06 -0.28
Duration of T2DM (years) 7.0 ± 7.7          
Gender 49% female/51% male          
HbA1c 7.4 ± 1.8 0.08 -0.08 0.43* ----- 0.24 0.35 0.28 0.12 -0.57*
Vibration perception threshold (VPT)           
Right halluces (volts) 30.1 ± 14.8          
Left halluces (volts) 29.9 ± 15.6          
VPT-AVG for bilateral halluces (volts) 30.0 ± 14.9 0.92* 0.58* -0.06 0.12 0.75* 0.71* 0.27 ----- -0.20
MNSIq (0-13) 3.8 ± 2.4 0.19 -0.06 0.36* 0.28 0.39* 0.57* ----- 0.27 -0.34*
MNSIc (0-10) 3.9 ± 2.4 0.69* 0.43* 0.35* 0.35 0.80* ----- 0.57* 0.71* -0.28
MDNS (0-46) 13.8 ± 8.7 0.74* 0.29 0.04 0.24 ----- 0.80* 0.39* 0.75* -0.19
ModBaecke Questionnaire           
Work subscale 2.5 ± 0.5          
Sports subscale 2.7 ± 1.1          
Leisure subscale 2.7 ± 0.5          
Total score 7.9 ± 1.7 -0.18 0.01 -0.28 -0.57* -0.19 -0.28 -0.34* -0.20 -----
  1. Abbreviations: Body mass index (BMI), hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c), Michigan diabetic neuropathy score (MDNS), Michigan neuropathy screening instrument - clinical portion (MNSIc), Michigan neuropathy screening instrument - questionnaire portion (MNSIq), Vibration perception threshold averaged for right and left halluces (VPT-AVG), and the Modified Baecke questionnaire total score (ModBaecke).
  2. Pearson product correlations are presented with significance set at p < 0.05 (*)