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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of all participants

From: Characterising the biophysical properties of normal and hyperkeratotic foot skin

  Skin sites from hyperkeratosis skin group (n = 93)a
Variable Callus  (n = 61)b Corn  (n = 20)b Heel fissures  (n = 68)b Xerotic skin adjacent to fissure  (n = 68)b Xerotic plantar heel skin  (n = 68)b
Age (yr)      
 Median 48 54 45.5 45.5 45.5
 Min, max 23, 78 28, 74 20, 74 20, 74 20, 74
 IQR 24 27 23 23 23
Sex (% female) 84 80 81 81 81
Height (m)
 Median 1.64 1.65 1.68 1.68 1.68
 min, max 1.32, 1.98 1.42, 1.80 1.52, 1.89 1.52, 1.89 1.52, 1.89
 IQR 0.19 0.10 0.17 0.17 0.17
Weight (kg)      
 Median 73.70 67.10 76.2 76.2 76.2
 Min, max 46.30, 111.60 53.00, 83.00 55.0, 123.0 55.0, 123.0 55.0, 123.0
 IQR 33.47 20 17.0 17.0 17.0
BMI (kg/m2)      
 Median 28 25 28 28 28
 Min, max 19, 41 19, 30 19, 46 19, 46 19, 46
 IQR 7 8 6 6 6
  1. aRepresents number of people and brefers to the number of feet