Table 2.  Changes in thigh rotation during the incremental test (n=7), NB movements into flexion negative, movements into extension positive. Data are means (ąSD).

 

Step 1

Step 2

Step 3

Step 4

Step 5

 

Time A

Time B

Time A

Time B

Time A

Time B

Time A

Time B

Time A

Time B

Thigh flexion at the catch (°)

-40.5 (4.8)

-36.2 (2.6)

-40.5 (4.6)

-36.9 (2.9)

-39.9 (3.1)

-36.8 (2.9)

-41.0 (4.3)

-36.9 (2.9)

-40.9 (8.0)

-37.6 (3.1)

Maximal thigh flexion (°)

-40.2 (5.3)

-36.8 (2.2)

-40.9 (5.4)

-37.6 (2.4)

-39.7 (2.5)

-37.5 (2.4)

-41.3 (4.1)

-37.6 (2.3)

-40.3 (8.5)

-38.3 (2.6)

% stroke where maxTF occurs

96.9 (2.7)

97.4 (2.0)

96.9 (2.8)

97.1 (2.4)

97.4 (2.3)

96.6 (2.6)

96.9 (2.0)

96.7 (3.1)

96.6 (2.0)

96.6 (3.3)

Thigh extension at the finish (°)

3.0 (5.5)

7.2 (4.9)

6.5 (2.6)

6.8 (5.1)

5.7 (1.9)

6.5 (5.3)

3.9 (1.3)

6.3 (5.2)

2.2 (2.2)

5.7 (5.6)

Maximal thigh extension (°)

7.7 (2.5)

8.9 (3.8)

7.8 (3.1)

8.7 (3.9)

7.8 (2.5)

8.7 (4.4)

7.4 (3.0)

8.4 (4.6)

6.2 (3.8)

8.0 (4.9)

% stroke where maxTE occurs

34.3 (6.3)

32.1 (11.4)

30.4 (6.1)

35.4 (11.2

31.4 (5.8)

29.4 (9.5)

29.4 (3.2)

30.3 (9.1)

30.6 (3.4)

32.1 (8.1)

Abbreviations: maxTF = maximal thigh flexion, maxTE = maximal thigh extension.