Table 1

Characteristics of the patients with shoulder pain and healthy controls

CharacteristicsPatients with shoulder pain (n=30)Healthy controls (n=30)
Age (years)50.60±12.1950.63±12.20
Sex (female), n (%)19 (63.3)19 (63.3)
Race (number of Han), n (%)30 (100)30 (100)
Pain duration (weeks)19.07±16.99
VAS (median, IQR)70 (50–80)
BDI (median, IQR)0 (0–0)0 (0–0)
BMI25.27±4.1724.91±3.77
Normal (≤23.9),n1112
Overweight (24–27.9), n1214
Obese (≥28), n74
  • BDI, Beck Depression Inventory; BMI, Body Mass Index; VAS, Visual Analogue Scale.