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Table 3 Descriptive values of the temperature recorded during the various applications in the glenohumeral capsule

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

  Joint Capsule Baseline 1 min 2 min 3 min 4 min 5 min 5 min after treatment ANOVA F; p Value
 HPC Antero-Lateral 19.02 ± 2.21 20.67 ± 3.62 20.78 ± 3.25 20.88 ± 3.27 21.13 ± 3.42 21.82 ± 4.27 20.01 ± 2.43 F=0.567
p< 0.755
Postero-Superior 19.94 ± 1.68 21.64 ± 3.15 21.93 ± 3.27 22.22 ± 3.52 22.32 ± 3.52 22.45 ± 3.55 21.23 ± 1.28
Difference 0.92 ± 1.53 0.97 ± 1.82 1.15 ± 1.84 1.34 ± 1.96 1.19 ± 2.05 0.63 ± 2.86 1.22 ± 1.72  
 LPC Antero-Lateral 19.14 ± 2.97 21.24 ± 5.30 20.62 ± 3.46 20.84 ± 3.53 21.04 ± 3.60 21.13 ± 3.71 20.30 ± 2.69 F=0.859
p< 0.531
Postero-Superior 20.33 ± 1.74 21.12 ± 1.91 21.27 ± 1.89 21.44 ± 1.98 21.40 ± 1.92 21.41 ± 1.94 21.24 ± 1.63
Difference 1.19 ± 1.75 −0.12 ± 3.96 0.65 ± 2.52 0.60 ± 2.78 0.36 ± 2.67 0.28 ± 2.77 0.94 ± 2.10  
 HPR Antero-Lateral 19.04 ± 4.23 20.72 ± 3.73 21.30 ± 3.21 21.56 ± 3.27 22.10 ± 3.35 22.08 ± 3.55 20.69 ± 2.67 F=0.550
p< 0.768
Postero-Superior 19.04 ± 2.34 21.42 ± 3.97 21.43 ± 2.82 21.42 ± 2.38 22.33 ± 3.71 23.22 ± 4.95 21.68 ±3.14
Difference 0.00 ± 2.97 0.70 ± 3.53 0.13 ± 2.18 −0.14 ± 2.15 0.23 ± 3.35 1.14 ± 4.64 0.99 ± 1.68  
 LPR Antero-Lateral 18.48 ± 2.77 19.60 ± 2.27 19.71 ± 2.26 19.94 ± 2.13 20.17 ± 2.05 20.36 ± 2.04 20.37 ± 2.15 F=0.659
p< 0.683
Postero-Superior 19.70 ± 2.96 20.50 ± 2.39 20.74 ± 2.19 20.92 ± 2.08 21.05 ± 1.98 21.16 ± 1.89 21.26 ± 1.94
Difference 1.22 ± 2.11 0.90 ± 1.99 1.03 ± 1.91 0.98 ± 1.72 0.88 ± 1.67 0.80 ± 1.58 0.89 ± 1.60  
  1. Abbreviations: HPC High Power Capacitive, LPC Low Power Capacitive, HPR High Power Resistive, LPR Low Power Resistive