Table 2: Comparison of scores in the lateral decubitus position and supine position groups after treatments.

No.PositionMeanSD

Hospital stay (days)A182.490 0.000
B20.23.857
Operation time (min)A50.612.086 0.000
B65.6716.204
Blood loss (mL)A159.226.316 0.000
B201.538.038
Length of incision (cm)A5.91.362 0.000
B81.727
X-ray fluoroscopy timeA8.381.949 0.000
B11.52.722
Out-of-bed activity time (h)A9.972.365 0.000
B12.22.865
Harris valuesA83.14.466 0.051
B81.84.280
Union timeA11.72.784 0.588
B11.92.899

Wilcoxon-test, Group A: the lateral decubitus position; Group B: the supine position.