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Table 4 Result Scores

From: Determinants of patient satisfaction following reconstructive shoulder surgery

Determinant Average value Higher satisfaction with: p-value Multivariable Analysis
Age 61.4 higher 0.0001** n.s.
Length of follow-up 23.6   0.226  
BMI 26.9   0.886 n.s.
Preoperative Constant Score
 Pain (0–15 pts.) 6.2 higher * 0.45 n.s.
 Activities of daily living (0–10 pts.) 4 higher 0.0001** n.s.
 Reach of the hand (0–10 pts.) 6.2   0.857 n.s.
 Anteversion (0–10 pts.) 5.5   0.901 n.s.
 Abduction (0–10 pts.) 4.9   0.857 n.s.
 External rotation (in degrees) 30.4 higher 0.008 n.s.
 Internal rotation (in degrees) 29.7   0.423 n.s.
 Force (0–25 pts.) 3.7   0.628 n.s.
 Total CS (0–100 pts.) 40.4   0.331 n.s.
 Total CS, age-adjusted (%) 50   0.05 n.s.
Preoperative subjective shoulder value (%) 36.3 higher 0.0001** n.s.
Postoperative Scores
 Pain (0–15 pts.) 10.5 higher * 0.0001** 0.0001
 Activities of daily living (0–10 pts.) 6.9 higher 0.0001** n.s.
 Reach of the hand (0–10 pts.) 8.2 higher 0.0001** n.s.
 Anteversion (0–10 pts.) 7.1 higher 0.0001** n.s.
 Abduction (0–10 pts.) 6.8 higher 0.0001** 0.05
 External rotation (in degrees) 35   0.118 n.s.
 Internal rotation (in degrees) 22.6   0.982 n.s.
 Force (0–25 pts.) 6.8 higher 0.0001** n.s.
 Total CS (0–100 pts.) 59.6 higher 0.0001** n.s.
 Total CS, age-adjusted (%) 74.2 higher 0.0001** n.s.
Postoperative subjective shoulder value (%) 63.3 higher 0.0001** 0.0001
Changes Constant Score
 Pain 4.3   0.0001** ***
 Activities of daily living 2.9   0.0001** ***
 Reach of the hand 2   0.0001** ***
 Anteversion 1.1   0.0001** ***
 Abduction 1.9   0.0001** ***
 External rotation 4.6   0.0001** ***
 Internal rotation −7.1   0.049 ***
 Force 3.1   0.0001** ***
 Total Constant Score (Pts.) 19.2   0.0001** ***
  1. *A high pain score means low effective pain in the measurement of the Constant Score
  2. **Significant compared to “Bonferroni-corrected” p-value (p = 0.00095)
  3. ***Multivariable analysis is not possible