Anatomy Research International / 2012 / Article / Tab 6

Clinical Study

Adequacy of Semitendinosus Tendon Alone for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Graft and Prediction of Hamstring Graft Size by Evaluating Simple Anthropometric Parameters

Table 6

Pearson’s correlation coefficients of weight, height, and BMI with hamstring tendon graft characteristics according to gender.

Length of gracilis (G) tendon graftLength of semitendinosus (ST) tendon graftDiameter of four-strand hamstring (ST-G) autograft

WeightMale0.1940.148 0.470**
Female0.1930.266 0.408
HeightMale 0.321*0.2370.368*
Female0.0670.378 0.227
BMIMale0.0250.021 0.295*