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Table 2 Load required to reach the maximum rotation angle for the specimens in the three groups during the torsion test (mean ± S.D., N∙m)

From: Initial stability of one-stage anterior debridement and cage implantation combined with anterior-lateral fixation by a dual screw-rod construct in the treatment of lumbosacral tuberculosis: a cadaveric biomechanical study

Item I group AF group PF group tI-AF tI-PF tAF-PF
LR 5.8 ± 0.5 7.7 ± 0.6 7.8 ± 0.5 < 0.001 < 0.001 0.820
RR 5.6 ± 0.4 7.9 ± 0.6 7.6 ± 0.5 < 0.001 < 0.001 0.259
  1. LR left rotation and RR right rotation