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Table 4 Patients’ characteristics

From: Postural control learning dynamics in Parkinson’s disease: early improvement with plateau in stability, and continuous progression in flexibility and mobility

CharacteristicPD patients (n = 20)
Mean ± standard deviation
Age (years)63.3 ± 7.5
Gender (male:female)15: 5
Height (m)1.67 ± 0.08
Weight (kg)69.7 ± 14.7
Disease duration (years)8.15 ± 4.8
Most affected side (right:left)14: 6
Disease severity (Hoehn and Yahr)1.8 ± 0.7
Medications
 Madopar/Levodopa, No. (%)20 (100)
 Dopamine agonists, No. (%)6 (30)
 Antidepressants, No (%)4 (20)
 Benzodiazepines, No (%)3 (15)