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Table 3 Per protocol analysis for primary and secondary outcomes at all timepoints

From: Night-time splinting after fasciectomy or dermo-fasciectomy for Dupuytren's contracture: a pragmatic, multi-centre, randomised controlled trial

   Splint group No splint group Adjusted Difference 95% C.I. p-value
   n = 65 n = 68   
3-month DASH (0-100) 9.8 (13.5) 10.7 (13.0) -2.19 0.270
     (-6.15 to 1.77)  
  LogDASH 1.72 (1.20) 1.84 (1.20) -0.20 0.302
     (-0.58 to 0.18)  
  TAF (degrees) 211.9 (26.5) 218.7 (21.5) -4.51 0.245
     (-12.2 to 3.2)  
  TAE (degrees) 33.0 (19.4) 31.1 (21.0) 3.49 0.210
     (-2.06 to 9.04)  
   n = 64 n = 68   
6-month DASH 8.4 (12.1) 7.4 (11.0) -0.13 0.936
     (-3.35 to 3.09)  
  LogDASH 1.51 (1.24) 1.38 (1.24) 0.05 0.793
     (-0.34 to 0.44)  
  TAF 220.4 (23.0) 226.5 (21.7) -3.92 0.242
     (-10.59 to 2.75)  
  TAE 30.9 (23.5) 29.0 (21.9) 4.38 0.188
     (-2.23 to 10.99)  
  Patient Satisfaction (0-10) 8.65 (2.00) 9.00 (1.23) -0.34 0.254
     (-0.92 to 0.24)  
   n = 62‡ n = 67   
12-month DASH 7.4 (15.5) 6.1 (9.6) 0.44 0.821
     (-3.41 to 4.29)  
  LogDASH 1.27 (1.22) 1.20 (1.23) 0.02 0.919
     (-0.37 to 0.41)  
  TAF 223.4 (23.4) 228.0 (19.3) -1.87 0.527
     (-7.78 to 4.04)  
  TAE 32.6 (27.7) 30.1 (24.4) 5.12 0.211
     (-3.01 to 13.3)  
  Patient Satisfaction 8.68 (2.17) 8.85 (1.84) -0.18 0.622
     (-0.90 to 0.54)  
  1. ‡ for DASH and log DASH splint group n = 61