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Table 1 1st EKAM peak, KAAI and Subtalar eversion angle results for healthy and OA Subjects during ascending (AS) and descending (DS) stairs.

From: The effects of using a lateral wedge insole on knee loading during ascending and descending stairs

Parameters   Mean ± (SD) Mean ± (SD)
   Control (Healthy) LW (Healthy) Control (OA) LW (OA)
1st peak EKAM (Nm/Kg) AS .385 (.15 ) .357 (.14) .394 (.13) .366 (.12)
  DS .408 (.11) .388 (.10) .364 (.06) .334 (.05)
KAAI (Nm/Kg/s) AS .228 (.15) .207 (.14) .189 (.06) .174 (.06)
  DS .228 (.08) .212 (.08) .204 (.04) .186 (.04)
Subtalar peak eversion (degrees) AS -5.71 (2.4) -6.1 (2.9) -4.41 (.62) -4.82 (.70)
  DS -6.36 (2.3) -7.06 (2.5) -4.42 (1.2) -5.11 (1.5)