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Table 3 Preoperative and postoperative findings

From: Shoulder joint replacement can improve quality of life and outcome in patients with dysmelia: a case series

  Preoperativea Postoperativea p value**
Constant score (points) 11.2 ± 5.3 (7 to 20) 78.4 ± 13,8 (54 to 88) .0006
VAS (points) 7.4 ± 0.9 (6 to 8) 0.8 ± 1.3 (0 to 3) .0002
Flexion (deg) 40.0 ± 29.2 (20 to 90) 144.0 ± 23.0 (110 to 170) .0033
Abduction (deg) 61.0 ± 28.8 (30 to 90) 126.0 ± 28.8 (90 to 170) .0034
External rotation (deg) −3.0 ± 27.7 (−45 to 30) 30.0 ± 19.4 (10 to 55) .0306
Internal rotation (deg) −53.0 ± 17.2 (−80 to −40) −76.0 ± 8.9 (−80 to −60) .0402
  1. **Preoperative compared with postoperative. The level of significance was set at p < 0.05
  2. aThe values are given as the mean and the standard deviation, with the range in parentheses