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Table 2 Pre and post-op disability and range of motion scores of groups

From: Relationship between clinical and surgical findings and reparability of large and massive rotator cuff tears: a longitudinal study

Variables Partial repair 73 Full repair 49 Statistics (group differences)
Pre-operative scores
ASES (0-100) 42.69 51.05 p = 0.01
CMS (0-150) 44.03 47.64 p = 0.41
ShortWORC (0-100) 34.57 38.87 p = 0.17
Flexion 110.14 119.90 p = 0.16
Incidence of pseudoparalysis 31 (42%) 17 (34%) p = 0.38
Abduction 102.67 107.18 p = 0.54
External rotation 36.16 44.39 p = 0.01
Strength 3.47 4.84 p = 0.11
Post-operative scores
ASES (0-100) 71.42 82.82 p = 0.003
CMS (0-150) 73.73 87.92 p = 0.007
ShortWORC (0-100) 62.70 79.38 p = 0.003
Flexion 129.45 153.37 p = 0.002
Incidence of pseudoparalysis 18 (25%) 5 (10%) p = 0.045
Abduction 121.25 142.45 p = 0.003
External rotation 42.81 49.06 p = 0.12
Strength 5.92 9.90 p = 0.001