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Table 4 The data between the two groups after teaching

From: Application of multidirectional stitching technology in a laparoscopic suturing instructional program: a randomized controlled trial

  Time (min) Thread length (cm) Overall score Accuracy of needle entry Stability of the knot Tissue integrity Tightness of the tissue
Experimental group 7.9 ± 1.04 18.5 ± 1.58 7.5 ± 0.76 2.50 ± 0.51 1.31 ± 0.44 2.43 ± 0.50 1.37 ± 0.47
Control group 11.6 ± 1.19 19.4 ± 1.73 5.9 ± 0.55 1.85 ± 0.37 1.54 ± 0.60 1.41 ± 0.50 1.23 ± 0.37
t 10.62 1.73 7.38 4.61 1.19 6.29 1.13
P *0.001 0.093 *0.027 *0.035 0.241 *0.030 0.367
  1. Data are mean ± SD
  2. Overall score: The total score of the following 4 items
  3. *P < 0.05