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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of the experimental specimens

From: Biomechanical effects of osteoplasty with or without Kirschner wire augmentation on long bone diaphyses undergoing bending stress: implications for percutaneous imaging-guided consolidation in cancer patients

Group Number of inferior specimens Number of superior specimens Number of right specimens Number of left specimens Median specimen length (cm, 25th–75th percentile) Median specimen density (HU, 25th–75th percentile)
1 8 2 6 4 18.375 (17.9–19.25) 1621 (1571–1652)
2 4 6 6 4 18.375 (17.6–19.25) 1600 (1550–1613)
3 5 5 3 7 18.325 (18–19.25) 1606.5 (1550–1632)
  1. HU Hounsfield units