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Table 3 Comparison of Flynn scores in two groups

From: Efficacy of ultra-early rehabilitation on elbow function after Slongo’s external fixation for supracondylar humeral fractures in older children and adolescents

Flynn scores The control group Rehabilitation group P1 P2 P3
  3 months after surgery 6 months after surgery 3 months after surgery 6 months after surgery    
According to CAa      0.032 0.026 0.04
 Excellent 1 (3.8%) 4 (15.4%) 9 (39.1%) 13 (56.5%)    
 Good 24 (92.3%) 21 (80.8%) 13 (56.5%) 9 (39.1%)    
 Fair 1 (3.8%) 1 (3.8%) 1 (4.3%) 1 (4.3%)    
 Poor 0 0 0 0    
According to loss of ROM a      0.028 0.005 0.029
 Excellent 2 (7.7%) 6 (23.1%) 7 (30.4%) 12 (52.2%)    
 Good 23 (88.5%) 19 (73.1%) 15 (65.2%) 10 (43.5%)    
 Fair 1 (3.8%) 1 (3.8%) 1 (4.3%) 1 (4.3%)    
 Poor 0 0 0 0    
  1. P1, comparison of P value between two groups 3 months after surgery; P2, P value of the control group and the rehabilitation group 6 months after surgery; P3, comparison of P values between the rehabilitation group 3 months after surgery and the rehabilitation group 6 months after surgery
  2. aChi-square test