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Table 5 Outcome analysis related to simultaneous presence of BME and IFP edema

From: Prognostic value of MRI in arthroscopic treatment of chronic patellar tendinopathy: a prospective cohort study

  BME and IFP edema present BME or IFP edema present P-Value
Case Number [n, (%), total n = 30] 7 (23.3%) 13 (43.3%)  
Mean Age at Surgery [years] 29.7 (±9.7) 27.6 (±8.8) P = 0.578
Mean Follow-up [years] 3.3 (±1.4) 3.3 (±1.5) P = 0.888
VISA-P score preop. [points] 46.0 (±7.8) 58.1(±12.1) P= 0.043*
VISA-P score postop. [points] 88.1 (±11.9) 98.6 (±4.2) P= 0.028*
Mod. Blazina score preop. [points] 4.4 (±0.8) 3.8 (±0.9) P = 0.176
Mod. Blazina score postop. [points] 0.7 (±0.8) 0.2 (±0.6) P = 0.085
Subjective Knee Function (SANE) preop. 35.0 (±15.5) 46.5 (±19.5) P = 0.197
Subjective Knee Function (SANE) postop. 84.3 (±10.2) 93.1 (±8.3) P= 0.049*
Pain (VAS) preop. 6.4 (±1.4) 5.5 (±1.5) P = 0.181
Pain (VAS) postop. 1.3 (±1.4) 0.3 (±0.9) P= 0.022*
Mean Time Period for Return to Sports [months] 5.9 (±3.2) 4.1 (±3.9) P = 0.071
  1. *: indicates statistical significance with P< 0.05