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Table 4 Changes in knee cartilage thickness after 12 months of receiving the 1st injection

From: Intra-articular injection of expanded autologous bone marrow mesenchymal cells in moderate and severe knee osteoarthritis is safe: a phase I/II study

Variable Baseline (T1) SD SE After 12 months of treatment (T2) SD SE P value (two-tailed)
Mean tibial plate thickness in mm 2.15 0.67 0.076 2.38 0.63 0.072 .000
Mean femoral plate thickness in mm 2.16 0.78 0.09 2.5 0.76 0.086 .000
  1. Mean baseline in mm = 2.15; mean at 12 months in mm = 2.45