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Table 1 Baseline comparison (means) of symptomatic and asymptomatic participants

From: Skeletal muscle contractility, self-reported pain and tissue sensitivity in females with neck/shoulder pain and upper Trapezius myofascial trigger points– a randomized intervention study

All participants (N= 77) Age NRS-101 BMI PPT Fmax-shoulder abductors Fmax- shoulder elevators RFD- shoulder abductors RFD- shoulder elevators
Symptomatic (n=37) 46.07 58.35 40.09 38.55 36.49 33.20 35.00 33.69
Asymptomatic (n=40) 32.46 21.10 37.99 39.41 37.47 39.62 38.84 39.16
p-value 0.007 <0.0001 0.680 0.866 0.842 0.193 0.440 0.267