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Table 2 Statistical analysis

From: Biomechanical effects of stitches on the intra-articular mid-substance of quadruple hamstring-tendon grafts for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction – a pilot comparative cadaveric study

Group Number Maximal load to failure (N) Stiffness (N/mm)
Mean Standard deviation Mean Standard deviation
NSG 5 233.5 40.6 23.5 5.3
SG 5 195.2 42.9 19.7 5.5
   p value = 0.188   p value = 0.438  
  1. NSG Non-sutured Group, SG Sutured Group