Table 3: Comparisons of morphological variables between the study group and control group.

ThirdTHK (cm)Area (cm2)ECC

ProximalStudy0.45±0.090.57±0.160.95±0.02
Control0.41±0.060.50±0.120.96±0.01
p value0.0470.0580.132
MiddleStudy0.53±0.130.68±0.250.93±0.03
Control0.45±0.040.56±0.100.95±0.01
p value0.0020.0180.001
DistalStudy0.47±0.090.83±0.270.97±0.01
Control0.39±0.050.63±0.110.98±0.01
p value<0.001<0.0010.035