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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: The results of using a tendon autograft as a new rotator cable for patients with a massive rotator cuff tear: a technical note and comparative outcome analysis

PatientAge (years)SexSmokerMRI, no. of ruptured tendonsMRI PatteMRI FuchsAdditional surgery
Group 1
 161FemaleYes233 
 267MaleNo232 
 364MaleNo333Hamstring autograft, subscapularis repair
 462MaleNo232 
Group 2
 172Female 233Non-surgical treatment
 263Female 132Non-surgical treatment
 362Male 233Non-surgical treatment
 472Female 33Non-surgical treatment
 557Female 233Non-surgical treatment
  1. Group 1, surgical treatment, group 2, non-surgical treatment