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Table 2 Cohort comparisons for nerve conduction parameters

From: Repetitive TMS in treatment of resistant diabetic neuropathic pain

Characteristic Group A (N = 10) Group B (N = 10) p
Pre-treatment
 Right ulnar sensory latency, mean (SD), ms 3.68 (0.39) 3.27 (0.76) 0.049*
 Right ulnar sensory conduction velocity, mean (SD), m/sec 37.45 (3.78) 49.74 (11.83) 0.021*
 Left ulnar sensory latency, mean (SD), ms 3.36 (0.27) 3.04 (0.20) 0.046*
Post-treatment
 Right ulnar sensory latency, mean (SD), ms 3.30 (0.49) 3.22 (0.84) 0.429
 Right ulnar sensory conduction velocity, mean (SD), m/sec 42.32 (7.37) 49.49 (10.06) 0.046*
 Left ulnar sensory latency, mean (SD), ms 2.94 (0.29) 2.74 (0.38) 0.200
  1. *Significant p value at < 0.05
  2. Group A insulin-dependent diabetics, Group B non-insulin-dependent diabetics, p probability, SD standard deviation, ms milliseconds, m/sec meter/second