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Table 1 Mean and standard deviation of ultrastructural parameters in volar and dorsal ROIs of the distal radius at implant removal; sample size of the specimen and initial metaphyseal defect size

From: The metaphyseal bone defect in distal radius fractures and its implication on trabecular remodeling—a histomorphometric study (case series)

  ROI volar radius (SD) ROI compression zone (SD) Confidence interval of difference ( p ) mm (SD) mm 3 (SD)
BV/TV 16.83 (3.23) 13.12 (5.76) 0.013   
TbN 1.63 (0.28) 1.34 (0.45) 0.036   
TbTh 104.69 (18.59) 95.35 (18.66) 0.099   
TbSp 526.63 (97.73) 763.43 (404.57) 0.036   
OV/TV 2.09 (1.10) 1.92 (1.08) 0.460   
Sample length     13.14 (2.69)  
Defect size      0.61 (0.42)