Table 1

Demographic characteristics of the untreated Parkinson's disease and control subjects

Untreated Parkinson's disease subjects (n=12)Controls (n=12)p Value
Age60.4±8.5 (48 to 77)60.2±8.2 (56 to 76)0.96
Gender7 M, 5 F3 M, 9 F
Height (cm)174.4±8.7 (154.9 to 185.4)166.1±8.9 (152.4 to 182.9)0.03
Weight (kg)78.9±12.8 (65.7 to 104.3) 12.8181.2±22.6 (49.9 to 127.0)0.75
Motor Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating Scale20.0±9.4 (7 to 35)0 (0 to 4)
Hoehn and Yahr1.6±0.5 (1 to 2.5)0
  • Values are mean±SE. The range of values is shown in parentheses.

  • F, female; M, male.