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Table 3 Meta-analysis Results for Other Outcome Measures

From: A comparison between barbed suture and conventional suture in total knee arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis

OutcomeIncluded TrialsHeterogeneityAnalysis ModelMeta-analysis Results
PI2POR (95%CI)
Dehiscence6 [8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 17]0.420%OR, M-H, Fixed0.990.99 (0.41,2.38)
Needle stick3 [4, 8, 16]0.790%OR, M-H, Fixed0.020.16 (0.04,0.72)
Suture breakage3 [4, 16, 17]0.900%OR, M-H, Fixed< 0.000136.51 (7.06,188.72)