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Table 2 Comparative functional assessment

From: Inferior outcome of rotator cuff repair in chronic hemodialytic patients

  NHD
N = 28
HD
N = 14
P value
Mean(SD) Mean(SD)
SST
 Before surgery 4.39(1.49) 3.36(1.55) 0.043
 After surgery 9.39(1.87) 6.50(2.24) < 0.001
P value < 0.001 0.001  
ASES
 Before surgery 37.03(10.43) 30.80(9.51) 0.056
 After surgery 86.96(11.43) 63.17(15.93) < 0.001
P value < 0.001 < 0.001  
UCLA
 Before surgery 11.39(3.68) 9.93(3.56) 0.226
 After surgery 29.82(5.08) 20.14(7.71) < 0.001
P value < 0.001 < 0.001  
VAS
 Before surgery 7.71(0.60) 7.50(0.52) 0.362
 After surgery 1.21(1.03) 3.00(0.96) < 0.001
P value < 0.001 0.001  
  1. SST Simple shoulder test, ASES American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons score, UCLA University of California Los Angeles shoulder score, VAS Visual Analogue Scale