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Table 3 Comparison of the bone and functional results according ASAMI classification

From: Matched comparative study of trifocal bone transport versus induced membrane followed by trifocal bone transport in the treatment of segmental tibial defects caused by posttraumatic osteomyelitis

Outcomes Treatment Numbers/Percentage P-value
Excellent Good Fair Poor
Bone results TBT 7 (38.9%) 7 (38.9%) 3 (16.7%) 1 (5.6%) 0.480
IM + TBT 5 (27.8%) 8 (44.4%) 3 (16.7%) 2(11.1%)
Functional results TBT 9 (50.0%) 6 (33.3%) 2 (11.1%) 1 (5.6%) 0.113
IM + TBT 4 (22.2%) 9 (50.0%) 3 (16.7%) 2(11.1%)
  1. TBT trifocal bone transport, IM + TBT induced membrane followed by trifocal bone transport