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Table 4 Comparing measured angles (Q, Achille, Tibia) and measured distances (Intercondylar and intermaleolar) in MTSS and NO MTSS subjects

From: The relationship between lower extremity alignment and Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome among non-professional athletes

Angles and distances Outcome N Mean SD P-Value df t
right Q angle MTSS 13 11.77 1.536 N.S 63 41.195
  NO MTSS 53 12.08 2.510    
left Q angle MTSS 13 13.00 1.472 N.S 63 38.23
  NO MTSS 53 12.28 2.885    
right tibia angle MTSS 13 84.231 2.5614 N.S 63 246.887
  NO MTSS 53 83.945 2.7504    
left tibia angle MTSS 13 84.515 2.4090 N.S 63 219.512
  NO MTSS 53 83.211 3.1863    
right Achille angle MTSS 13 8.77 2.587 N.S 63 29.434
  NO MTSS 53 8.96 2.369    
left Achille angle MTSS 13 8.23 2.682 N.S 63 28.130
  NO MTSS 53 9.46 2.584    
Intercondylar distance of femore MTSS 13 19.23 16.053 N.S 63 8.253
  NO MTSS 53 13.77 13.929    
Intermaleolar distance MTSS 13 8.23 10.158 N.S 63 6.610
  NO MTSS 53 5.79 7.129