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Table 1 Micro-CT scan and 2D-morphometry

From: The effects of Rhizoma Curculiginis and Rhizoma Drynariae extracts on bones

Parameter Cmice XMmice Gmice
  Mean (SD) Mean (SD) % diff (P-value) Mean (SD) % diff (P-value)
Bone volume/tissue volume (%) 17.748 (1.073) 18.304 (1.096) 3.13%↑ (0.122) 18.892 (1.207) 6.45%↑ (0.005*)
Trabecular number (1/mm) 0.781 (0.080) 0.860 (0.049) 10.00%↑ (0.002*) 0.859 (0.054) 10.00%↑ (0.002*)
Trabecular thickness (mm) 0.291 (0.022) 0.271 (0.010) 7.01%↓ (0.002*) 0.280 (0.013) 3.78%↓ (0.069)
Trabecular separation (mm) 0.321 (0.036) 0.290 (0.020) 9.66%↓ (0.002*) 0.290 (0.020) 9.66%↓ (0.002*)
Bone surface/bone tissue volume (1/mm) 2.454 (0.246) 2.700 (0.156) 10.03%↑ (0.002*) 2.699 (0.165) 10.00%↑ (0.002*)
Bone surface/bone volume (1/mm) 14.067 (1.122) 15.006 (0.644) 6.68%↑ (0.005*) 14.625 (0.653) 4.00%↑ (0.070)
  1. Cmice: control group
  2. XMmice:Rhizoma Curculiginis group
  3. Gmice: Rhizoma Drynariae group
  4. ↑:increase
  5. ↓:decrease
  6. SD: standard deviation
  7. % diff: % difference
  8. *: P < 0.05