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Table 3 Prediction score

From: Low back pain precedes the development of new knee pain in the elderly population; a novel predictive score from a longitudinal cohort study

  Score
Age
 < 60 0
 60 ≤ age < 70 2
 70≤ 4
Sex
 Male 0
 Female 2
BMI
 < 25 0
 25≤ 3
Mental health (points)
 20≤ 0
 ≤ 19 2
Low back pain (points)
 0 0
 1≤ 2
Weight change (compare with 20 years old)
 Within 3 kg 0
 3 kg ≤ increase 1
 3 kg ≤ decrease 0
  1. BMI body mass index