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Table 1 Demographic data

From: Cervical region trigger point Injection with dry needling versus wet needling by lidocaine in geriatric population: a comparative study

Variables Wet needling Dry needling Test value P value
Age Mean ± SD 68.19 ± 3.21 70.05 ± 4.93 1.414 0.166
Sex Male 9 (45.0%) 10 (50.0%) 0.100 0.752
Female 11 (55.0%) 10 (50.0%)
Affected body half Right 8 (40.0%) 11 (55.0%) 0.902 0.342
Left 12 (60.0%) 9 (45.0%)
BMI Mean ± SD 26.36 ± 3.67 26.17 ± 4.95 0.138 0.891
  1. Independent t test
  2. •Chi-square test
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