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Table 4 Inter-session reliability of maximum force (N).

From: Reliability of the TekScan MatScan®system for the measurement of plantar forces and pressures during barefoot level walking in healthy adults

  Mean of three trials
Region Session 1 mean (SD) Session 2 mean (SD) ICC (95% CI) CV (%) MDC 95% LoA
Total 665.38 (113.56) 654.50 (121.90) 0.92 (0.84 - 0.96) 5.1 91.01 -84.83 - 101.40
Heel 400.50 (70.21) 391.09 (88.16) 0.87 (0.75 - 0.94) 6.9 71.78 -66.69 - 85.51
Midfoot 111.31 (61.49) 108.56 (63.06) 0.95 (0.89 - 0.97) 13.2 39.72 -37.46 - 42.95
MPJ345 215.35 (56.88) 214.86 (52.07) 0.72 (0.49 - 0.85) 13.5 79.53 -80.02 - 81.10
MPJ2 149.94 (28.05) 147.98 (31.87) 0.76 (0.56 - 0.88) 9.9 40.01 -39.03 - 42.86
MPJ1 141.41 (41.58) 145.43 (36.19) 0.80 (0.61 - 0.90) 12.3 47.56 -52.86 - 44.72
Hallux 96.79 (26.38) 94.83 (25.40) 0.71 (0.47 - 0.85) 14.6 38.54 -36.97 - 40.80
Lesser toes* 52.56 (25.79) 58.55 (27.56) 0.92 (0.84 - 0.96) 5.1 24.52 -30.79 - 18.73
  Median of three trials
Total 660.58 (119.64) 661.07 (115.03) 0.97 (0.94 - 0.99) 3.0 54.13 -54.92 - 55.80
Heel 393.54 (68.94) 397.86 (80.02) 0.91 (0.81 - 0.95) 5.8 59.23 -67.57 - 58.94
Midfoot 105.91 (62.17) 114.35 (65.51) 0.93 (0.85 - 0.96) 15.8 47.46 -56.88 - 39.81
MPJ345 218.09 (59.62) 215.45 (57.57) 0.81 (0.64 - 0.91) 11.8 70.12 -68.16 - 73.55
MPJ2 147.20 (29.81) 141.80 (31.68) 0.79 (0.62 - 0.89) 9.3 37.95 -42.76 - 33.93
MPJ1 141.02 (36.68) 141.12 (40.40) 0.79 (0.60 - 0.89) 12.5 48.25 -49.13 - 49.03
Hallux 98.48 (26.06) 93.65 (25.89) 0.78 (0.58 - 0.89) 12.8 33.93 -29.22 - 39.03
Lesser toes* 58.45 (30.90) 53.05 (27.07) 0.89 (0.78 - 0.95) 17.2 25.50 -21.08 - 32.07
  1. * significant difference (p < 0.05) between session 1 and 2