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Table 5 Effects of postural cueing on muscle tension in young and older people

From: Effects of a postural cueing for head and neck posture on lumbar lordosis angles in healthy young and older adults: a preliminary study

  Muscle B Wader Chi-square Significance Exp(B) 95% CI of Exp(B)
Lower limit Upper limit
Young Right trapezius − 1.079 2.806 0.094 0.340 0.096 1.201
  Left rhomboid muscle − 1.826 5.072 0.024 0.161 0.033 0.789
  Right rhomboid muscle 1.782 4.785 0.029 5.939 1.204 29.311
  Left latissimus dorsi 0.261 0.317 0.573 1.298 0.524 3.212
  Right latissimus dorsi − 0.261 0.317 0.573 0.771 0.311 1.907
  Left quadratus lumborum 0.526 1.191 0.275 1.693 0.658 4.355
  Right quadratus lumbar muscle − 0.985 3.779 0.052 0.374 0.138 1.008
  Left soleus muscle 1.878 5.279 0.022 6.538 1.318 32.442
  Right soleus muscle 1.878 5.279 0.022 6.538 1.318 32.442
  Left iliopsoas 1.124 3.010 0.083 3.077 0.864 10.954
  Right iliopsoas muscle − 1.124 3.010 0.083 0.325 0.091 1.157
  Left quadriceps 2.178 7.440 0.006 8.83 1.846 42.233
  Right quadriceps 1.288 4.128 0.042 3.626 1.047 12.562
Older Right trapezius − 0.575 1.337 0.248 0.563 0.212 1.491
  Left rhomboid muscle − 1.303 5.640 0.018 0.272 0.093 0.796
  Right rhomboid muscle 0.864 2.883 0.090 2.372 0.875 6.431
  Left latissimus dorsi − 0.217 0.205 0.651 0.805 0.315 2.059
  Right latissimus dorsi 0.217 0.205 0.651 1.242 0.486 3.177
  Left quadratus lumborum − 0.318 0.501 0.479 0.727 0.301 1.756
  Right quadratus lumbar muscle − 0.468 1.096 0.295 0.627 0.261 1.503
  Right hamstring − 0.292 0.290 0.590 0.747 0.258 2.161
  Left iliopsoas 0.256 0.255 0.613 1.292 0.478 3.494
  Left quadriceps − 0.660 2.359 0.125 0.517 0.223 1.200
  Right quadriceps 0.460 1.043 0.307 1.584 0.655 3.832