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Table 5 Comparison between medial and lateral PTS angles across age groups

From: The effect of gender, age, and body mass index on the medial and lateral posterior tibial slopes: a magnetic resonance imaging study

  Age category  
18–24 years 25–31 years 32–59 years P value
Medial PTS (°)
Male (n = 187) 5.9 ± 2.98 5.64 ± 3.27 6.07 ± 2.8 0.6549
Female (n = 98) 7 ± 4.14 6.29 ± 2.76 6.63 ± 3.19 0.8203
Lateral PTS (°)
Male (n = 187) 5.04 ± 4.84 4.03 ± 2.5 4.31 ± 2.56 0.6800
Female (n = 98) 4.24 ± 2.39 4.57 ± 2.83 4.95 ± 3.16 0.7682
  1. PTS posterior tibial slope