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Table 3 Univariate associations between mobility (SPPB) and age, body composition, physical activity level and nutritional status, 1–3 years after stroke

From: Functional performance, nutritional status, and body composition in ambulant community-dwelling individuals 1–3 years after suffering from a cerebral infarction or intracerebral bleeding

  Women (n = 41) Men (n = 93)
Explanatory variables r P r P
Age, years −0.29 0.065 −0.31 0.003
FFMI, (kg/m2) 0.015 0.89 −0.033 0.83
FMI, (kg/m2) −0.012 0.94 −0.046 0.66
PASE (points, ≥0) 0.45 0.003 0.5 <0.001
MNA-SF 0.32 0.039 0.31 0.003
  1. Abbreviations: SPPB Short Physical Performance Battery, Fat Mass, FMI Fat-Free Mass, FFMI MNA-SF Mini Nutritional Assessment - Short Form, PASE Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly
  2. P < 0.05