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Table 2 Balance measurements for control and textured insoles during double-limb standing (N = 30)

From: Altering gait by way of stimulation of the plantar surface of the foot: the immediate effect of wearing textured insoles in older fallers

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  Control Texture P value Control Texture P value
  Mean (SD) Mean (SD)   Mean (SD) Mean (SD)  
AP SD (mm) 5.9 (2.4) 6.3 (2.6) 0.444 6.9 (3.0) 6.6 (2.5) 0.403
AP range (mm) 31.7 (10.5) 35.8 (14.5) 0.178 37.4 (17.8) 36.5 (14.1) 0.638
ML SD (mm) 4.5 (2.1) 5.0 (2.9) 0.297 5.0 (4.5) 4.2 (3.0) 0.167
ML range (mm) 25.8 (12.7) 27.4 (13.7) 0.548 26.8 (17.7) 24.8 (17.6) 0.398
CoP velocity (mm.s−1) 19.7 (11.0) 18.6 (8.4) 0.591 24.8 (15.3) 27.8 (20.3) 0.245