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Table 2 Descriptive data

From: Musculoskeletal diagnostic ultrasound imaging for thickness measurement of four principal muscles of the cervical spine -a reliability and agreement study

Muscle Females (N) Mean age (Yrs) Age range (Yrs) SD (Yrs) Neck Pain No Neck Pain
Lcol 54 46,9 20–70 ±13,4 61% 39%
Rcpm 31 44,1 20–70 ±10,7 48% 52%
Dce 56a 50,0 20–70 ±11,3 64% 36%
Sscap 50 37,1 20–70 ±13,5 64% 36%
  1. a6 of the subjects were excluded from to the inter- or intra-rater reliability and agreement analysis because of missing measurements due to difficulties defining anatomical borders