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Table 3 Regression analysis of Additional Ligament Balancing Procedures on the joint

From: Objective quantification of ligament balancing using VERASENSE in measured resection and modified gap balance total knee arthroplasty

  Full Extension 30° 60° 90° Full Flexion
Distal femur recut 23.8 a 43.1 40.7 19.1 a 16.8
Proximal tibia recut 15.0 a 19.6 42.0 42.6 29.2
Osteophyte removal 12.1 −6.4 4.8 3.6 7.6
MCLb PCc 16.6 a 27.0 32.9 34.0 34.0
Sub-periosteal superficial MCL release 9.8 a 3.1 a 7.6 a − 2.6 a 7.2 a
ITBd 22.7 −9.6 15.2 2.6 a 2.5 a
  1. aMultiple regression analysis. The p values of < 0.05 was considered significant
  2. bMCL Medial collateral ligament, cPC Pie-crusting technique, dITB Iliotibial band