Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Correlation Matrix evaluating Association of predictor variables: nominal measures were calculated using Cramer’s V, continuous to nominal measures were calculated using a Biserial correlation, whereas continuous measures were analyses using Pearson Product correlations

From: Can experienced physiotherapists identify which patients are likely to succeed with physical therapy treatment?

Variables Clinician prediction of prognosis Duration Previous injury Pain baseline Oswestry/Neck disability baseline Age Within session change Psychological factor
Clinician prediction of prognosis         
Duration 0.41 P = 0.51        
Previous injury 0.28 P = 0.36 0.31 P = 0.95       
Pain baseline 0.20 P = 0.03 −0.09 P = 0.30 −0.20 P = 0.84      
Oswestry/Neck disability baseline 0.27 P < 0.01 −0.03 P = 0.75 −0.46 P = 0.64 0.46 P < 0.01     
Age 0.19 P = 0.03 −0.20 P = 0.84 −0.05 P = 0.61 −0.04 P = 0.69 0.17 P = 0.08    
Within session change 0.48 P < 0.01 0.47 P = 0.18 0.01 P = 0.94 0.28 P < 0.01 0.29 P < 0.01 −0.06 P = 0.55   
Psychological factor 0.18 P = 0.87 0.41 P = 0.49 0.05 P = 0.59 0.10 P = 0.29 0.09 P = 0.34 0.02 P = 0.85 0.01 P = 0.91