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Table 2 Volume changes

From: Impact of compression stockings on leg swelling after arthroscopy – a prospective randomised pilot study

Parameter Group CS
(n = 11)
MW (SD) [%]
Group NCS
(n = 8)
MW (SD) [%]
p
Change between day 1 and 10 (post surgery)
UL - 0.96 (3.81) 2.73 (5.34) 0.099
LL - 1.70 (3.72) 0.58 (5.30) 0.322
Change between day 1 and 4 (post surgery)
UL 0.54 (2.03) 4.17 (4.67) 0.021
LL - 1.46 (2.79) 0.90 (3.07) 0.117
Change between day 4 and 10 (post surgery)
UL - 1.51 (3.37) - 1.44 (3.53) 0.869
LL - 0.24 (2.82) - 0.32 (3.82) 0.869
  1. Changes in volume (in %) of the lower (LL) and upper lower (UL) limb between different days in groups CS (compression stockings) and NCS (no compression stockings)