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Table 4 Hypomobile levels identified by palpation (C2-C5) and confirmed by measurement (n = 87)*

From: Does inter-vertebral range of motion increase after spinal manipulation? A prospective cohort study

Level Identified hypomobile Confirmed hypomobile Percentage confirmed Kappa (95% CI0 Significance (p)
C2-3 14 6 43 0.00 0.500
C3-4 7 2 29 0.06 (−0.064-0.193) 0.163
C4-5 7 6 86 0.04 (−0.160-0.248) 0.336
Pooled 28 14 50 0.06 (−0.032-0.158) 0.096
  1. *Number of hypomobile levels identified on palpation and confirmed by measurement as movement of <5 degrees in flexion or extension at the identified or adjacent level.