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Table 4 Changes in pre-post muscle strength (means ± SD)

From: Effect of chiropractic and lumbar exercise program on lumbar muscle strength and Cobb's angle in patients with scoliosis for u-Healthcare

Variable Group Before (kNm) After (kNm) %
CG 61.4 ± 17.56 70.0 ± 16.91 14.0
EG 71.3 ± 13.72 88.4 ± 13.48 24.0
90° CG 49.3 ± 10.73 57.6 ± 8.44 16.8
EG 54.4 ± 8.72 71.1 ± 9.41 30.7
180° CG 32.3 ± 12.37 38.3 ± 11.34 18.6
EG 35.3 ± 5.57 52.3 ± 7.92 48.2
-90° CG 48.3 ± 11.90 54.9 ± 11.35 13.7
  EG 54.7 ± 9.12 71.1 ± 12.33 30.0
  1. CG, chriopractic group; EG, exercise and chriopractic group.