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Table 5 Comparison of the medial and lateral cartilage thickness between Korean males and females

From: Effect of the presence of the articular cartilage on the femoral component rotation in total knee arthroplasty in female and varus osteoarthritis knees

Parameter Whole patients (n = 35), mean ± SD (range) Female (n = 25), mean ± SD (range) Male (n = 10), mean ± SD (range) p value
Medial cartilage thickness 1.8 ± 0.4 (0.0, 5.0) 1.8 ± 0.4 (0.1, 5.0) 1.8 ± 0.5 (0.1, 5.0) 0.41n.s
Lateral cartilage thickness 2.2 ± 1.0 (0.4, 4.0) 2.4 ± 0.9 (− 0.6, 8.6) 1.6 ± 1.0 (0.5, 3.3) 0.34n.s
  < 0.05 < 0.05 0.06n.s  
  1. n.s non-significant