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Table 2 Radiological results

From: Reconstruction of displaced acromio-clavicular joint dislocations using a triple suture-cerclage: description of a safe and efficient surgical technique

Mean CC distance before surgery (mm), injured side 19.1 ± 4.18
Mean CC distance after surgery (mm), day 2 after surgery 9.0 ± 3.84
Mean CC distance at last follow-up (mm), injured side 12.2 ± 3.12
Mean CC distance (mm), unaffected side 9.7 ± 1,84
P-value between injured side at follow-up and unaffected side < 0.001
N of patients (%) with CC distance in comparison to the contra-lateral side  
< 5 mm 28 (85%)
5-10 mm 4 (12%)
> 10 mm 1 (3%)
Vertical AC distance (mm) before surgery 11.9 ± 4.11
Vertical AC distance (mm), day 2 after surgery 0.7
Vertical AC distance (mm) last follow-up 3.5 ± 4.1
Displacement measured on axial x-ray  
Acromio-clavciular displacement before surgery (mm), injured side 13.2 ± 10.2
Acromio-clavicular displacement (mm), last follow-up 0.91 ± 6.5
P-value between injured side at follow- up and unaffected side p < 0.001