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Table 4 Comparison of VAS score and ODI score between three groups

From: The analgesic efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave combined with percutaneous vertebroplasty in the treatment of osteoporotic thoracolumbar compression fractures in postmenopausal women

Item Group F P
U-PKP group (n = 21) B-PKP group (n = 20) EP-PVP group (n = 18)
Preoperative ODI score 74.68 ± 3.76 72.97 ± 4.38 73.72 ± 4.62 0.84 0.45
Postoperative 2–3 months ODI score 28.88 ± 4.22t 27.63 ± 3.13t 21.25 ± 3.67t* 23.00 < 0.01
Preoperative VAS score 7.24 ± 0.70 7.35 ± 0.67 7.22 ± 0.65 0.21 0.81
Postoperative 1 days VAS score 2.90 ± 0.54 t 2.85 ± 0.49t 2.89 ± 0.76t 0.05 0.96
Postoperative 2–3 months VAS score 1.62 ± 0.50t 1.65 ± 0.49t 1.33 ± 0.49t 2.37 0.10
  1. tP < 0.05 vs. preoperative, *P < 0.05 vs. the other 2 groups