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Table 6

The association between aerobic capacity and back pain in people younger than 19 years as reported in four studies

Ref numb.Name of first author/yearDesign of studyInd. VARDependent VAR possible to useD VAR used in result sectionAssociation aerobic capacity and BP
[28]Andersen 2006CSV02 max ergometerLBP/MBP/NP < 1 month Age of 1st BP ConsequencesBP last monthBoth sexes:
YES, in bivariate analysis: best quartile Vs least quartile
OR = 0.81
This association disappeared when adjusted for back trunk muscle endurance
[32]Cardon 2009CSEndurance shuttle runLBP/DP/NP Last week Severity FrequencyPain/no painYesNo
F (p) 4.1 (0.04)F (p) 0.3 (0.59)
[30]Perry 2009CSCycle ergometerBP without NP Ever Month Chronic DiagnosedBP without NP Ever Month Chronic DiagnosedBMBM
HQR vs IQR: OR = 1.53 (95 % CI 1.08-2.17)*

CS: cross-sectionnal study

BMS: back muscle strength (in extension)

BP: Back pain

LBP: Low back pain

DP: Dorsal pain

NP: Neck pain

B: Bivariate analysis

M: Multivariate analysis

HQR: 75 % high quartile

IQR: Interquartile

F(p): difference between group (p-value)

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