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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Suture tape reinforcement of hamstring tendon graft reduces postoperative knee laxity after primary ACL reconstruction

  HT + ST n = 20 HT Control n = 20 p-value QT + ST n = 20 QT Control n = 20 p-value
Age, mean (range) 28.7 (17–42) 29.1 (17–44) n.s. 29.6 (18–48) 29.2 (18–48) n.s.
Sex
 Male 11 (55) 11 (55)   12 (60) 12 (60)  
 Female 9 (45) 9 (45) 8 (40) 8 (40)
Medial meniscus resection 2 (10) 2 (10) n.s 2 (10) 2 (10) n.s
Medial meniscus repair 7 (35) 4 (20) n.s 3 (15) 2 (10) n.s
Lateral meniscus resection 6 (30) 4 (20) n.s 1 (5) 3 (15) n.s
Lateral meniscus repair 1 (5) 2 (10) n.s 1 (5) 1 (5) n.s
Cartilage injury 1 (5) 2 (10) n.s 3/20 4 (20) n.s
  1. Data are reported as n (%), unless otherwise indicated
  2. HT Hamstring tendon, ST Suture tape, QT quadriceps tendon