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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Comparison Between Groups Evaluating Visual Analogue Scale (VAS) and American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) Ankle-Hindfoot Score

Variable VAS AOFAS ankle-hindfoot score


Group A Group B p-value* Group A Group B p value*
Initial 7.3±2.2 7.8±1.7 NS 56.4±12.2 49.5±9.3 NS
3-month 1.8±1.9 2.4±1.2 0.58 87.3±10.7 77.8±8.0 0.73
6-month 3.2±1.7 1.9±2.0 0.14 78.2±9.4 92.1±10.1 0.08
12-month 5.4±1.7 1.7±1.1 <0.001 62.4±11.5 89.4±9.2 <0.001

Values are presented as mean±standard deviation.

Group A: streoid injection, Group B: needle fenestration, NS: not significant.

*The p-values pertain to the comparison between groups at each follow-up examination (unpaired, two-tailed Student’s t-test). The level of significance was set at p≤0.05.

J Korean Foot Ankle Soc 2021;25:171-6 https://doi.org/10.14193/jkfas.2021.25.4.171
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