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Table 7 Accelerometer descriptive results

From: Women with knee osteoarthritis have more pain and poorer function than men, but similar physical activity prior to total knee replacement

Accelerometer measures Women, average (SD) Men, average (SD) P value
Average METS/day 32.33 (1.24) 32.51 (1.25) 0.35
Average transitions/day 51.08 (16.82) 50.53 (15.80) 0.84
Average steps/day 4,544.36 (2,725.11) 5,086.10 (2,905.46) 0.23
Average time vertical/day (h) 3.50 (1.80) 3.32 (1.70) 0.52
  1. METS = metabolic equivalent tasks.