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Table 3 Characteristics of included subjects at baseline (modified intention-to-treat population)

From: Safety and efficacy of treating symptomatic, partial-thickness rotator cuff tears with fresh, uncultured, unmodified, autologous adipose-derived regenerative cells (UA-ADRCs) isolated at the point of care: a prospective, randomized, controlled first-in-human pilot study

VariableUA-ADRCs group (n = 11)Corticosteroid group (n = 5)
Age, years, median; mean (SD; min; max)64.6; 62.3 (9.6; 40; 74)57.6; 57.3 (6.2; 47; 63)
Woman, n (%)3 (27.3)0 (0)
Body weight, kg, median; mean (SD; min; max)93.9; 88.6 (18.1; 51.6; 111.1)106; 104.1 (24.8; 74.5; 133.7)
Body height, cm, median; mean (SD; min; max)178; 176 (8.8; 157; 188)178; 178 (4.8; 173; 185)a
Affected shoulder, right (%)9 (81.8)3 (60.0)
ASES total score, median; mean (SD; min; max)57; 58.7 (19.2; 30; 92)50; 50.6 (15.0; 30; 65)
RAND Short Form-36 total score, median; mean (SD; min; max)604; 557 (134; 270; 695)560; 523 (90; 425; 627)
VAS pain score, median; mean (SD; min; max)1.9; 2.6 (2.5; 0; 7.1)4.1; 4.1 (2.5; 0.8; 7.4)
Tear volume, mm3, median; mean (SD; min; max)47.3; 58.6 (37.4; 19.8; 128.9)31.7; 28.7 (10.8; 14.6; 43.2)
Partial-thickness tear in supraspinatus tendon, n (%)11 (100)5 (100)
Location of tear, articular; bursal; interstitial (n)  
Occupation and leisure activitiesHairstylist (sewing), construction/dry wall (volleyball, watersports, hunting), retired (golf, walking, hunting), retired (shoveling, mowing, yard work), retired (remodeling homes), customer service/phone (walking, biking), customer service/computer work (none), pharmacist (golf, paddleboarding, water sports), truck driver (bowling), attorney (flying), farmer (family)Driver (golf), ultrasound technician (golf, hunting, fishing), commercial real estate (golf, biking), office/patrol (basketball, hunting, fishing), pilot (cycling, jogging, light weights)
  1. aBody height was not taken from one subject in the corticosteroid group