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Table 7 Comparison of the clinical outcomes between the two groups at 2-year follow-up

From: Clinical outcomes and repair integrity of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair using suture-bridge technique with or without medial tying: prospective comparative study

  Conventional SBT (49) Knotless SBT (47) p value*
UCLA 32.51 ± 2.72 32.98 ± 1.42 0.292
ASES 87.97 ± 10.68 89.70 ± 7.53 0.359
Constant 80.37 ± 12.85 81.17 ± 7.61 0.709
VAS 1.27 ± 1.22 1.15 ± 1.18 0.636
  1. Numbers in parentheses are the numbers of patients in each group
  2. Data are expressed as mean ± standard deviation
  3. SBT suture-bridge technique, UCLA Shoulder Rating Scale of the University of California at Los Angeles, ASES American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons score, VAS visual analog scale pain score
  4. *Paired t test; p < 0.05 denotes statistical significance