Table 2

 The individual aspects of the BASMI, as assessed for the second year study group at baseline (n = 52), week 54, and after 2 years (week 102)

BASMIBaselineWeek 54Week 102p Value
wk 0 v wk 102wk 54 v wk 102
Results are shown as No (%) of patients.
Tragus wall distance <15 cm41 (79)43 (83)39 (75)0.730.13
Lumbar flexion >4 cm4 (8)17 (33)12 (23)0.0210.18
Cervical rotation >70°7 (13)25 (48)20 (38)0.0020.18
Lateral lumbar flexion >10 cm23 (44)32 (62)32 (62)0.0121.0
Intermalleolar distance >100 cm30 (58)38 (73)38 (73)0.0211.0