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Table 2 Descriptive values of the temperature recorded during the various applications in the supraspinatus tendon

From: Temperature and current flow effects of different electrode placement in shoulder capacitive-resistive electric transfer applications: a cadaveric study

  Supraspinatus tendon Baseline 1 min 2 min 3 min 4 min 5 min 5 min after treatment ANOVA F;
p Value
HPC Antero-Lateral 21.44 ± 2.82 22.72 ± 2.46 23.39 ± 2.34 23.99 ± 2.58 24.42 ± 2.49 24.99 ± 2.96 24.71 ± 2.07 F=0.180
p< 0.981
Postero-Superior 23.52 ± 1.32 24.78 ± 1.74 25.52 ± 2.06 26.28 ± 2.44 26.91 ± 2.55 27.40 ± 2.79 27.29 ± 2.31
Difference 2.08 ± 2.85 2.06 ± 3.05 2.13 ± 3.46 2.29 ± 4.33 2.49 ± 4.42 2.41 ± 5.05 2.58 ± 3.49  
LPC Antero-Lateral 22.24 ± 2.73 22.93 ± 2.55 23.07 ± 2.72 23.30 ± 2.33 23.57 ± 2.08 23.68 ± 1.97 23.86 ± 2.36 F=0.769
p< 0.597
Postero-Superior 24.05 ± 2.03 25.11 ± 2.05 25.54 ± 2.16 25.81 ± 2.39 25.99 ± 2.49 26.24 ± 2.54 25.99 ± 1.55
Difference 1.81 ± 1.92 2.18 ± 2.01 2.47 ± 2.48 2.51 ± 2.41 2.42 ± 2.47 2.56 ± 2.66 2.13 ± 1.97  
HPR Antero-Lateral 21.14 ± 2.75 26.30 ± 1.93 27.02 ± 1.75 28.96 ± 2.15 30.12 ± 2.03 31.63 ± 3.10 28.01 ± 1.87 F=1.075
p< 0.389
Postero-Superior 23.13 ± 2.55 28.27 ± 5.32 28.13 ± 4.50 28.87 ± 5.06 30.48 ± 6.37 30.64 ± 5.94 28.35 ± 4.04
Difference 1.99 ± 1.88 1.97 ± 4.19 1.11 ± 4.54 −0.09 ± 4.78 0.36 ± 6.69 −0.99 ± 7.33 0.34 ± 3.80  
LPR Antero-Lateral 21.34 ± 3.66 22.69 ± 3.14 23.15 ± 3.07 23.68 ± 2.90 24.05 ± 3.03 24.41 ± 3.09 24.23 ± 2.99 F=1.636
p< 0.155
Postero-Superior 24.14 ± 1.94 25.65 ± 1.85 25.77 ± 1.84 26.04 ± 1.60 26.50 ± 2.19 26.60 ± 2.04 25.82 ± 1.69
Difference 2.80 ± 2.75 2.96 ± 2.97 2.62 ± 3.23 2.36 ± 3.41 2.45 ± 3.18 2.19 ± 3.53 1.59 ± 2.48  
  1. Abbreviations: HPC High Power Capacitive, LPC Low Power Capacitive, HPR High Power Resistive, LPR Low Power Resistive