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Table 2 Gait cycles and scores preoperatively and at 6 weeks and 3 months follow-up

From: Clinical outcome and physical activity measured with StepWatch 3™ Activity Monitor after minimally invasive total hip arthroplasty

  GC/day MVPA (minutes with more than 50 GC) HHS WOMAC
1 week preoperatively 4015 (± 1539) 3.1 (± 4.5) 50 (± 13) 42 (± 19)
6 weeks postoperatively 3724 (± 1543)
p = 0.183
3.8 (± 5.1)
p = 0.372
82 (± 13) p < 0.01 76 (± 15) p < 0.01
3 months postoperatively 4756 (± 1733)
p < 0.05
6.0 (± 7.4)
p < 0.01
93 (± 6), p < 0.01 82 (± 13) p < 0.01