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Table 4 The mean value of osteocytes (Ost) increased significantly from 2nd (340.00 Ost) to 8th week (661.18 Ost) in the 12 region of group B (P = 0.025)

From: The effect of nano-hydroxyapatite/chitosan scaffolds on rat calvarial defects for bone regeneration

Group Week Mean Std. deviation Std. error  
P value
aA_Ost_l2 2 173.08 67.27 19.42 2→4 week: 0.936
2→8 week: 1.000
4 139.81 55.00 16.58 2→4 week: 0.936
4→8 week: 0.563
8 184.36 103.16 31.10 2→8 week: 1.000
4→8 week: 0.563
bB_Ost_l2 2 340.00 166.44 48.04 2→4 week: 1.000
2→8 week: 0.025
4 407.72 118.53 35.74 2→4 week: 1.000
4→8 week: 0.112
8 661.18 431.95 130.24 2→8 week: 0.025
4→8 week: 0.112
  1. aA_Ost_l2 = mean value of osteocytes of control group in lateral 2 region of interest
  2. bB_Ost_l2 = mean value of osteocytes of experimental group in lateral 2 region of interest