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Table 3 Mean (SD) of spinopelvic parameters in patient groups according to femoral head height difference at presentation

From: Progression of idiopathic thoracic or thoracolumbar scoliosis and pelvic obliquity in adolescent patients with and without limb length discrepancy

  Group (N = 67) with femoral head height difference ≤ 10 mm at time point 1 Group (N = 6) with femoral head height difference > 10 mm at time point 1 p value
Major curve Cobb angle at time point 1 21.1 (8.2) 27.7 (7.5) > 0.05
Major curve Cobb angle at time point 2 25.4 (11.1) 36.0 (6.0) < 0.05
Change of major curve Cobb angle between time points 4.3 (8.3) 8.3 (5.0) > 0.05
Iliac crest height difference at time point 1 4.4 (3.7) 14.7 (1.8) < 0.001
Iliac crest height difference at time point 2 5.2 (4.5) 14.8 (4.5) < 0.001
Change of iliac crest height difference between time points 0.8 (3.3) 0.2 (4.8) > 0.05
Sacral takeoff angle at time point 1 2.6 (2.4) 7.8 (5.6) < 0.01
Sacral takeoff angle at time point 2 3.2 (2.8) 6.5 (4.7) > 0.05
Change of sacral takeoff angle between time points 0.5 (1.7) − 1.3. (5.3) > 0.05
Femoral head height difference at time point 1 3.1 (2.8) 11.3 (1.8) < 0.001
Femoral head height difference at time point 2 3.4 (4.0) 11.8 (2.5) < 0.001
Change of femoral head height difference between time points 0.3 (3.1) 0.5 (3.0) > 0.05
  1. p-values in italics show statistically significant results