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Table 3 Bone cement mantle thickness measurement (cm)

From: Effects of tourniquet use on clinical outcomes and cement penetration in TKA when tranexamic acid administrated: a randomized controlled trial

Variable Group A
(Tourniquet group)
(N = 50)
Group B
(Non-tourniquet group)
(N = 50)
Group C
(Tourniquet in cementation group)
(N = 50)
p value*
Zone 1 0.26 ± 0.07 0.28 ± 0.03 0.27 ± 0.04 0.17
Zone 2 0.26 ± 0.04 0.26 ± 0.04 0.26 ± 0.03 0.24
Zone 3 0.33 ± 0.07 0.33 ± 0.06 0.32 ± 0.08 0.84
Zone 4 0.29 ± 0.06 0.30 ± 0.06 0.29 ± 0.05 0.54
Average 0.28 ± 0.06 0.29 ± 0.07 0.29 ± 0.06 0.56
  1. *The p value represents the result of one-way analysis of variance for independent means for continuous variables that
  2. included the three groups
  3. P values with statistical significance are in bold print