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Table 4 MID estimates from the mean difference of change (MDoC) and mean change (MC) analyses

From: Minimal important difference and patient acceptable symptom state for pain, Constant-Murley score and Simple Shoulder Test in patients with subacromial pain syndrome

Outcome measure Method MID (95% CI)
Pain at rest (VAS 0–100) MDoC 16 (7 to 27)
MC 23 (18 to 27)
Pain on arm activity (VAS 0–100) MDoC 24 (14 to 34)
MC 26 (20 to 32)
Constant-Murley score (0–100) MDoC 24 (18 to 31)
MC 23 (19 to 27)
Simple Shoulder Test (0–12) MDoC 2.3 (1.4 to 3.3)
MC 2.7 (2.1 to 3.3)