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Table 1 Comparison of the patient characteristics between the MMPRT and non-MMPRT groups

From: Potential of the non-weight-bearing tunnel view in diagnosing medial meniscus posterior root tear: a pilot study of X-ray characteristics

  All
(n = 43)
MMPRT group
(n = 21)
Non-MMPRT group
(n = 22)
P value
Sex (male, female) (N) 12, 31 4, 17 8, 14 0.21
Affected side (right, left) (N) 18, 25 7, 14 11, 11 0.26
Age (years) 61.0 (54.3–68.8) 61.0 (54.8–71.3) 61.5 (54.0–66.0) 0.67
Weight (kg) 62.0 (56.2–72.0) 61.0 (57.1–74.4) 66.5 (56.0–72.0) 0.97
Height (cm) 158.0 (152.7–166.8) 153.0 (148.8–161.7) 160.0 (157.0–167.1) <0.01*
BMI (kg/m2) 25.5 (23.0–29.1) 26.3 (23.7–29.4) 23.5 (22.7–27.0) 0.06
  1. Note: Data on age, weight, height, and BMI are expressed as median (IQR: Q1–Q3). *P < 0.05
  2. Abbreviations: MMPRT medial meniscus posterior root tear, IQR interquartile range, BMI body mass index