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Table 3 Clinical and Radiological Outcomes Pre and Postoperatively

From: Cervical cage without plating in management of type II / II A Hangman’s fracture combined with intervertebral disc injury

  VAS PTNC Local Kyphotic Angle (°) Translation (mm)
Preoperative 6.5 ± 1.7 43.1 ± 12.5 12.31 ± 2.96 3.20 ± 1.16
Postoperative 1.1 ± 0.9 73.9 ± 6.2 −1.98 ± 1.62 0.97 ± 0.36
Follow up 0.3 ± 0.6 96.1 ± 2.5 −1.72 ± 1.60 1.05 ± 0.34
P* 0.006 0.004 0.001 0.001
P** 0.010 0.033 0.681 0.131
  1. All values are shown as average ± standard deviation
  2. VAS indicates visual analog scale, PTNC post-traumatic neck score
  3. P*: Postoperative VS Preoperative
  4. P**: Follow up VS Postoperative