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Table 6 Within-task POE score for the SLS, Lunges, DJ and SLHD, and total POE score, given for the different sports type at baseline and follow-up (n = 86). Values are median and quartiles

From: Postural orientation, what to expect in youth athletes? A cohort study on data from the Malmö Youth Sport Study

Task/POE Baseline Follow-up Baseline vs Follow-up
Team
(n = 60; female n = 21)
Individual
(n = 20; female n = 10)
Aesthetic
(n = 6; female n = 3)
Team
(n = 60)
Individual
(n = 20)
Aesthetic
(n = 6)
Team
(n = 60)
Individual
(n = 20)
Aesthetic
(n = 6)
SLS 33 (20;70) 33 (20;42.25) 33 (23.5;41.75) 33 (20;40) 23.5 (13;38.25) 16.5 (11.5;21.75) b 0 (−14;7) −7 (−20;5.25)b −20 (−21.75;4.5)a,b
Lunges 25 (17;42) 25 (10.25;33) 12.5 (6;44) 12.5 (8;17) 8 (0;17) 12.5 (0;37.5) −17 (− 25;8)b −16.5 (−31;0)b 8,5 (−23.25;19)
DJ 25 (10.25;33) 17 (8;33) 25 (18.75;37.25) 8 (0;25) 17 (2;31) 8 (6;10.25) −8 (− 25;0)b 0 (−14.25;6) −17 (−27;12.75)b
SLHD 42 (27;58) 33 (19;56) 25 (20.75;39.25) 33 (25;42) 25 (17;33) 17 (15.75;44) −8 (−17;0)b 0 (− 25;0)b − 8 (−12.25;2.5)
Total POE score 31 (25;39) 25 (24;31) 27 (18;37) 24 (16;29) 19 (14;29.5) 15 (9.5;28) −8 (−15.5;-4)b −6 (−16;-0.5)b −7 (− 18.75;-1.50)b
  1. SLS single-leg mini squat, FL forward lunge, DJ drop jump, SLHD single leg hop for distance
  2. asignificant difference between groups (p = 0.032)
  3. bsignificant difference between baseline and follow-up (p ≤ 0.042)