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Table 3 Between group standard mean differences (SMDs)

From: Efficacy of non-surgical management and functional outcomes of partial ACL tears. A systematic review of randomised trials

  MPTS
  IKDC 2000 LKS Pain (VAS) Proprioception CKS Extension 60 degrees Flexion 60 degrees Extension 180 degrees Flexion 180 degrees
Buyukturan et al. [27] Baseline -0.05 [-0.56, 0.47] -0.30 [-0.82, 0.22] -0.15 [-0.67, 0.36] 0.39 [-0.13, 0.91]   -0.67 [-1.20, -0.14] 0.34 [-0.18, 0.86] -0.18 [-0.69, 0.34] 0.38 [-0.14, 0.90]
Follow up 0.25 [-0.26, 0.77] -0.10 [-0.61 0.42] -2.17 [-2.83, -1.52] -1.33 [-1.90, -0.75]   0.56 [0.04, 1.09] 0.51 [-0.02, 1.03] 1.32 [0.75, 1.89] 0.55 [0.03, 1.08]
Celik et al. [28] Baseline   0.36 [-0.92, 0.20]    -0.10 [-0.65, 0.46]    -0.19 [-0.74, 0.37] -0.03 [-0.59, 0.52]
Follow up   -0.29 [-0.84, 0.27]    0.37 [-0.19, 0.93]    0.63 [0.06, 1.20] 0.35 [-0.21, 0.90]
  1. Reported as Standard Mean Difference [95% confidence interval]
  2. IKDC International Knee Documentation Committee Questionnaire, LKS Lysholm Knee Scale, VAS Visual Analogue Scale, CKS Cincinnati Knee Scale, MPTS Muscle Peak Torque Strength