Skip to main content

Table 4 General satisfaction: results for all participants and per group

From: Patients’ appreciation of pre-implant augmentation of the severely resorbed maxilla with calvarial or anterior iliac crest bone:a randomized controlled trial

  All participants
n = 19*1
Calvarium group
n = 9*1
Iliac crest group
n = 10
Comparing groups
Median (IQR) Median (IQR) Median (IQR) Mann-Whitney U p-value*1,2
How satisfied are you concerning the end result? (VAS-score in mm) 93 (86;99) 87(74;100) 95(90;95) 34.500 .247
  Yes No Yes No Yes No   
Would you recommend the procedure to other patients with the same problem? 20 0 10 0 10 0  
Would you be willing to undergo the same operation when needed? 20 0 10 0 10 0  
  1. Results are presented as the number or the median (interquartile ranges: IQR)
  2. *1 After excluding one outlier from the calvarium group who reported a VAS-score of 4mm
  3. *2 Exact sig. (2-sided)