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Table 2 Comparison of the results obtained between different studies

From: Postoperative function recovery in patients with endoprosthetic knee replacement for bone tumour: an observational study

Authors (year) N Surgery Follow-up (yr) Flex (°) Strength (0–5) TESS (%) TUG (sec) 6mWT (m)
Ginsberg, 2007 [7] 41 Limb sparing femur 4.29 (2.98)    86.4 (9.9) 6.6 (2.1)  
24 Limb sparing tibia    88.1 (9.3) 6.0 (1.2)  
Henderson, 2012 [11] 12 Distal femur 4 (2–12) 98 (36)     
3 Proximal tibia 105 (18)     
Carty, 2009 [10] 20 Limb salvage 7.5 (5.1) 125 (80–140) 4.15 (2–5) 86 (3.5)   
Bekkering, 2011 [9] 15 Knee endoprosthesis 2.3 (1.5)     7.2 (1.6) 471 (75)
Bekkering, 2012 [8] 4 Limb salvage and ablative 1    85 (2.4)   430 (18)
Current Study 22 Knee endoprosthesis 1 110 (70–150) 4.0 (1.5–5.0) 85 (11.3) 7.1(1.8) 450 (47.5)