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Table 2 Performance characteristics and statistics of the temporal variables

From: Age-related changes of movement patterns in discrete Fitts’ task

  Young Elderly ANOVA
ID M (SD) M (SD) Effect df F η 2
Movement Time (ms)
3.5 338 (73) 747 (272)     
4.0 372 (76) 754 (260) Age*** 1,16 18.25 .45
4.5 386 (90) 826 (248) ID*** 3,54 38.03 .11
5.0 415 (110) 840 (266) Age × ID 4,56 .62 .001
5.5 439 (101) 895 (282)     
6.0 519 (133) 891 (286)     
6.5 555 (119) 964 (300)     
7.0 597 (106) 1008 (310)     
7.5 638 (123) 1082 (373)     
Deceleration Time (ms)
3.5 179 (42) 367 (167)     
4.0 201 (44) 399 (188) Age** 1,16 12.02 .32
4.5 212 (46) 431 (160) ID*** 3,41 45.62 .19
5.0 227 (64) 465 (192) Age × ID 3,41 1.38 .006
5.5 242 (55) 520 (203)     
6.0 309 (82) 523 (208)     
6.5 333 (68) 586 (214)     
7.0 374 (76) 637 (241)     
7.5 416 (93) 692 (228)     
Acceleration Time (ms)
3.5 159 (38) 380 (114)     
4.0 171 (40) 355 (78) Age** 1,16 30.64 .60
4.5 175 (50) 395 (102) ID* 4,62 3.06 .01
5.0 188 (51) 375 (78) Age × ID* 4,62 2.84 .01
5.5 197 (54) 375 (87)     
6.0 210 (63) 368 (89)     
6.5 222 (56) 377 (100)     
7.0 222 (54) 371 (75)     
7.5 222 (52) 390 (114)     
  1. M = mean; SD = Standard Deviation; *p < .05, **p < .01, ***p < .001.