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Table 1 Cervical Lordosis and Range of Motion

From: Polymethylmethacrylate-assisted ventral discectomy: Rate of pseudarthrosis and clinical outcome with a minimum follow-up of 5 years

  Group A Group B p-value
C2-7, plain 10.3 ± 2.9 9.2 ± 2.2 0.774
Operated segment, plain 2.7 ± 0.6 1.2 ± 0.5 0.082
C2-7 ROM 43.0 ± 3.1 33.7 ± 1.8 0.008
Operated segment ROM 5.8 ± 0.7 0 ± 0 < 0.0001
cranial segment ROM 10.3 ± 1.0 8.0 ± 0.9 0.110
caudal segment ROM 9.5 ± 1.2 7.1 ± 0.7 0.084
  1. Mean lordosis angle in plain scans [°] and mean sagittal range of motion (ROM) in flexion-extension scans [°] with SEM.