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Table 5 Association between clinical characteristics and presence of synovitis

From: Are ultrasound features at the first metatarsophalangeal joint associated with clinically-assessed pain and function? A study of people with gout, asymptomatic hyperuricaemia and normouricaemia

  Least squares mean Diff. 95% CI for Diff. P
  Present Absent Lower Upper
1st MTP joint Pain VAS, mm 5.7 5.7 0.0 −6.7 6.8 0.99
Manchester Foot Pain and Disability Index 8.4 5.8 −2.7 −6.9 1.6 0.21
1st MTP joint range of motion, ° 66.3 71 4.7 −2.5 12.0 0.20
1st MTP joint temperature, °C 26.8 26.2 −0.6 −1.4 0.2 0.13
Walking velocity, m/s 0.94 1.01 0.07 −0.06 0.19 0.29
  1. Results are presented adjusted for diagnostic group. Diff. Difference in mean estimate between presence and absence, CI Confidence Interval, 1st MTP joint first metatarsophalangeal joint, o degrees