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Table 1 Patient demographics

From: Effect of the Japanese herbal medicine, Boiogito, on the osteoarthritis of the knee with joint effusion

  Concomitant use group (Loxoprofen and Boiogito) Loxoprofen group (Loxoprofen) p-value
Number of patients 24 23 -
Sex Female 19 18 -
   Male 5 5 -
Average age 68.3 +/- 10.0 71.5 +/- 6.0 N.S
Height (cm) 154.0 +/- 6.9 152.5 +/- 6.2 N.S
Weight (kg) 61.7 +/- 6.2 62.3 +/- 5.7 N.S
Average period of symptoms 14.5 +/- 30 25.0 +/- 23.1 N.S
Knee score in Knee Society Rating System 75.0 +/- 15.1 72.8 +/- 16.0 N.S
Functional score in Knee Society Rating System 32.2 +/- 6.3 28.4 +/- 6.4 N.S
Number of Kellgren-Lawrence Grade II: 2 II: 2 -
  III:22 III:21  
  1. Data is shown as mean and standard deviation.