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Table 1 General data for the observation group and control group

From: The modified cross-suture technique for unilateral pulled-out anchor during all-inside meniscal repair

General data Observation group
(n = 25)
Control group
(n = 28)
P
Sex (Male/Female) 16/9 18/10 0.327
Age (year) 25.5 ± 2.3 26.3 ± 1.9 0.513
BMI (kg/m2) 23.1 ± 1.3 22.8 ± 1.2 0.139
Follow-up time (month) 18.1 ± 4.7 18.5 ± 5.1 0.402
Causes of injury (sport injury/non-sport-related injury) 20/5 24/4 0.248
Time from injury to surgery (day) 35.5 ± 10.6 38.3 ± 11.4 0.185
Side of knee injury (right/left) 13/12 15/13 0.356
Side of meniscus injury (lateral/medial) 7/18 8/20 0.704
Tear zone of the meniscus (red/red-white) 23/2 25/3 0.633
Tear length of the meniscus (cm) 1.8 ± 0.6 1.6 ± 0.8 0.541
Number of meniscal repair systems used 2.1 ± 0.2 2.2 ± 0.3 0.854
Surgery time (min) 85.5 ± 10.6 64.8 ± 11.5 < 0.05