Table 5 Significant association between demographics and morbidities

From: Paraplegia: a postal survey of morbidity trends in India

No. Morbidities Association with Tau value Significance
   Demographics Morbidities   
1 Pain (i) Age   0.063 0.000
   (ii) Duration since injury   0.071 0.000
   (iii) Ambulation   0.028 0.000
    (iv) Spasticity 0.011 0.011
2 Spasticity (i) Level of lesion   0.033 0.030
   (ii) Ambulation   0.029 0.005
    (iii) Respiratory 0.014 0.049
    (iv) Pain 0.011 0.011
3 Pressure sore (i) Level of lesion   0.034 0.025
   (ii) Ambulation   0.026 0.007
    (iii) Respiratory 0.024 0.011
4 Postural hypotension (i) Level of lesion   0.040 0.012
    (ii) Respiratory 0.051 0.000
    (iii) Spasticity 0.049 0.000
5 Respiratory   (i) Pressure sore 0.024 0.011
    (ii) Spasticity 0.014 0.049
    (iii) Postural hypotension 0.051 0.000
6 Fracture (i) Duration since injury   0.058 0.048