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Table 5 Radiologic parameters of the two groups

From: A comparative study of the feet of middle-aged women in Korea and the Maasai tribe

   Korean women Maasai women p-value
Weight-bearing ankle AP & lateral TAS (o) 88.85 ± 2.21 91.67 ± 1.65 0.0001
TLS (o) 79.7 ± 2.27 83.97 ± 1.96 0.0005
Talar tilt (o) 1.47 ± 1.06 1.58 ± 0.63 0.238
Weight-bearing foot AP TNCA (o) 15.60 ± 7.06 31.95 ± 10.23 0.001
T1MTA (o) 11.70 ± 6.25 26.53 ± 5.42 0.0005
HVA (o) 13.99 ± 4.88 7.57 ± 4.43 0.001
IMA (o) 10.86 ± 2.19 7.59 ± 2.17 0.005
Weight-bearing foot lateral Meary angle (o) 9.08 ± 7.08 15.55 ± 6.46 0.005
CPA (o) 17.19 ± 5.31 15.98 ± 3.81 0.371
NCO (ratio) 0.44 ± 0.14 0.54 ± 0.12 0.001
  1. TAS talar anterior surface angle, TLS talar lateral surface angle, TNCA talo-navicular coverage angle, T1MTA talo-1st metatarsal angle, HVA hallux valgus angle, IMA intermetatarsal angle, CPA calcaneal pitch angle, NCO naviculo-cuboid overlap