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Table 2 Mean functional questionnaire results in points (Pts)

From: Mid-term outcome comparing temporary K-wire fixation versus PDS augmentation of Rockwood grade III acromioclavicular joint separations

  Constant (SD)
[Pts]
ASES (SD)
[Pts]
SPADI (SD)
[Pts]
XSMFA-D Function (SD)
[Pts]
XSMFA-D Impairment (SD)
[Pts]
Pain (SD)
(0 = no pain, 10 = max. pain)
[Pts]
TKW (n = 70) 87.8 (± 10.3) 28.5 (± 3.4) 2.5 (± 8.7) 12.5 (± 1.5) 4.4 (± 1.1) 0.5 (± 0.9)
PDS (n = 16) 73.0 (± 17.7) 25.4 (± 5.0) 9.4 (± 13.3) 14.0 (± 3.1) 6.0 (± 2.2) 1.9 (± 1.9)
P < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001 0.028 0.004 0.004
  1. Standard deviation (SD) and significance (p) between treatment groups; TKW = fixation Kirschner wires, PDS = absorbable polydiaxanone sling