Table 2

Baseline values and changes in the outcome variables during the one year of the study by treatment group2-150

  • 2-150 Values given are mean and p value is referred to the statistical significance using the inter-group comparison (analysis of variance), in the intention to treat analysis. This analysis was performed in the completers with available radiographs (46, 49, and 49 patients in the SASP, MTX, and SASP + MTX groups, respectively).