Table 1

Clinical characteristics of participants in each group.

VariablesChiro + PTSham + PT
Male (n)1816
Female (n)1011
Age, years (mean +/− SD)53.3 +/− 14.058.5 +/− 11.3
Side of body affected by stroke
Left (n)1412
Right (n)1415
Time since stroke, months (mean +/− SD)30.0 +/− 36.627.3 +/− 31.5
Subacute stage (12–24 weeks since stroke, n)54
Chronic stage (>24 weeks since stroke, n)2323
Type of stroke
Ischemic (n)2425
Hemorrhagic (n)42

N, number of participants; SD, standard deviation.