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Table 3 Immediate changes in pre- and post-reaction and response time (visit 2)

From: Effect of chiropractic manipulative therapy on reaction time in special operations forces military personnel: a randomized controlled trial

  CMT Wait-list control Mean between group difference (95% CI) P value
Hand simple reaction time (ms)** −1.13 (48.16) 14.25 (37.75) −15.92 (−35.35 to 3.51) 0.11
Foot simple reaction time (ms)** 1.52 (38.10) −2.47 (37.23) 4.20 (−12.81 to 21.21) 0.62
Choice reaction time (ms)*** −13.03 45.12) −13.49 (36.32) 0.23 (−14.59 to 15.06) 0.98
Fitts Law test response time (s) *** −0.86 (2.46) −1.40 (2.77) 0.54 (−0.41 to 1.49) 0.27
t-wall® test response time (s)*** −0.30 (2.25) 0.59 (2.20) −0.90 (−1.71 to −0.09) 0.03
  1. Values are shown as mean (standard deviation) based on analysis of covariance (ANCOVA) model, adjusted for age
  2. CI confidence interval, CMT chiropractic manipulative therapy
  3. **n = 39 in CMT and n = 40 in wait-list control
  4. ***n = 60 in CMT and n = 60 in wait-list control