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Table 5 Pairwise comparison of mean stiffness between the different pelvic fracture fixation techniques

From: The T-pod is as stable as supraacetabular fixation using 1 or 2 Schanz screws in partially unstable pelvic fractures: a biomechanical study

Region Comparison Mean displacement difference (mm) Std. error 95% CI P-value Adj. P-value
Ileum–sacrum (Ileum-Ileum) 2 pins vs. 1 pin 6.27 3.89 − 1.41, 13.95 0.1089 0.3267
T-POD vs. 1 Pin − 7.78 5.52 − 18.67, 3.12 0.1609 0.4827
T-POD vs. 2 pins − 1.5 3.14 − 7.69, 4.68 0.6321 1
Ileum–symphysis 2 pins vs. 1 pin 0.68 4.63 − 8.45, 9.81 0.8836 1
t-pod vs. 1 pin 0.54 5.69 − 10.68, 11.77 0.9239 1
T-POD vs. 2 pins 1.22 4.65 − 7.96, 10.41 0.793 1