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Table 3 Comparison of the patients according to kinesiotaping (KT) application

From: The effect of intensive exercise program and kinesiotaping following total knee arthroplasty on functional recovery of patients

Variables KT available KT not available Z p
Gender (M/F) 2/10 0/6   0.529
Age 61 (54–75) 67 (53–74) − 0.703 0.482
Body mass index 30.6 (24.3–36) 24.973 (23.4–34.4) − 2.154 0.031
Lysholm score 90.5 (76–99) 89.5 (70–99) − 0.330 0.741
6-min walk test score 408 (280–460) 307.5 (250–345) − 2.777 0.005
  1. The comparison of the patients receiving and not receiving KT treatment in the TKA-applied group in terms of the age, gender, height, weight, body mass index (BMI), Lysholm score, and 6-min walk test score. Only the differences between two groups are statistically significant in terms of BMI and 6-min walk test score