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Table 3 The comparison of trabecula parameters between the two groups

From: Systemic application of teriparatide for steroid induced osteonecrosis in a rat model

  LPS/MPS + NS group(n = 12) LPS/MPS + PTH group(n = 12) T value P
Bone Volume/Total Volume 0.55 ± 0.11 0.65 ± 0.11 −2.26 0.035
Bone Surface Area/Bone Volume 22.42 ± 5.20 17.30 ± 4.78 2.46 0.023
Trabecular Thickness 0.09 ± 0.03 0.12 ± 0.03 −2.27 0.034
Trabecular Number 5.87 ± 0.48 5.39 ± 0.77 1.76 0.094
Trabecular Spacing 0.08 ± 0.02 0.07 ± 0.02 1.68 0.107
Trabecular Pattern Factor −0.47 ± 4.59 −4.20 ± 3.38 2.23 0.037
Cortical Wall Thickness 0.60 ± 0.12 0.54 ± 0.12 1.29 0.212
Bone Mineral Density(mg/cc) 350.84 ± 79.93 447.49 ± 53.72 −3.431 0.003