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Table 3 Rabbit carotid artery intima-media (IMT) test results between the experimental group and the control group (mm)

From: Correlation between quantitative analysis of wall shear stress and intima-media thickness in atherosclerosis development in carotid arteries

Group Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6 Week 7 Week 8 Week 9 Week 10
Exp. 0.179 ± 0.003 0.179 ± 0.003 0.181 ± 0.006 0.184 ± 0.006 0.203 ± 0.011 0.254 ± 0.018 0.337 ± 0.053 0.405 ± 0.069 0.448 ± 0.052 0.491 ± 0.043
Control 0.178 ± 0.004 0.178 ± 0.004 0.179 ± 0.007 0.180 ± 0.006 0.179 ± 0.003 0.188 ± 0.004 0.200 ± 0.005 0.202 ± 0.005 0.208 ± 0.006 0.214 ± 0.007
P value 0.516 0.516 0.537 0.248 0.012 0.001 0.001 0.002 0.001 0.001
  1. Conduct t test on the rabbit carotid artery IMT values of the experimental group and the control group. P values < 0.05 from the 5th week. See statistical differences in the two groups