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Table 1 Strength values of the groups treated with different surgical techniques used

From: Comparison of tension band wiring and other tibial tuberosity advancement techniques for cranial cruciate ligament repair: an experimental study

Fixation method n Strength
Mean ± SD
Overall P-value
TTA rapid 8 1.31 ± 0.07**# < 0.001
TBW 8 1.47 ± 0.06^  
TTA cage 8 0.82 ± 0.08**##  
TTA-2 8 0.85 ± 0.06**##  
TTA plate 8 1.26 ± 0.06**#  
  1. Results expressed as mean ± standard deviation; **P < 0.001; #similar group behaviour (TTA rapid and TTA plate); ##similar group behaviour (TTA cage and TTA-2); ^different behavior to all other groups