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Table 4 Symmetry ratio between the right and left sides and the maximum percentage of asymmetry of the temporospatial parameters and kinetic data of the forelimbs and hind limbs of all cats

From: Kinetic and temporospatial parameters in male and female cats walking over a pressure sensing walkway

Variables Symmetry ratio left/right side Maximum percentage of asymmetry
  Forelimb Hind limb Forelimb Hind limb
Stance Time (s) 1.05 ± 0.05 1.05 ± 0.04 8.5% 7.6%
Swing Time (s) 1.06 ± 0.06 1.08 ± 0.06 6.9% 11.9%
Gait cycle time (s) 1.04 ± 0.03 1.03 ± 0.03 6.1% 5.3%
Stride Length (m) 1.01 ± 0.01 1.01 ± 0.01 1.8% 2.4%
% of Stance 1.05 ± 0.05 1.05 ± 0.04 7.4% 7.7%
% of Swing 1.05 ± 0.04 1.07 ± 0.05 7.6% 10.3%
PVF (%BW) 1.05 ± 0.02 1.04 ± 0.02 6.2% 5.5%
VI (%BW*s) 1.09 ± 0.07 1.06 ± 0.05 12.8% 9.2%
% of Body Distribution 1.05 ± 0.02 1.04 ± 0.02 6.2% 5.5%