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Table 4 Kinetic data (mean ± SD) collected from control cats that had undergone a unilateral onychectomy and following landing from an elevated perch

From: Pilot evaluation of a novel unilateral onychectomy model and efficacy of an extended release buprenorphine product

Time OP PVF (%) NO PVF (%) OP VI (%BW/sec) NO VI (%BW/sec) SI PVF SI VI Tf1f2 (sec) Tf1h1 (sec)
P-value <0.0001 0.0064 <0.0001 <0.0001 <0.0001 <0.0001 0.0125 <0.0001
0 189.14 ± 41.78 182.59 ± 52.18 15.02 ± 3.74 14.05 ± 5.30 4.86 ± 16.13 9.58 ± 24.58 (−0.0011 ± 0.012) 0.11 ± 0.024
6 129.07 ± 29.58* 197.07 ± 42.10 12.47 ± 3.76* 22.77 ± 8.27* (−41.42 ± 28.22)* (−52.93 ± 41.52)* 0.0060 ± 0.0094 0.15 ± 0.053*
24 123.98 ± 37.59* 208.88 ± 41.59* 10.54 ± 3.00* 21.99 ± 8.43* (−51.01 ± 40.92)* (−63.33 ± 46.62)* 0.0070 ± 0.0098 0.12 ± 0.014
30 138.75 ± 36.16* 210.07 ± 41.86* 13.27 ± 3.49 23.38 ± 5.44* (−41.43 ± 25.83)* (−54.12 ± 31.04)* 0.011 ± 0.010 0.14 ± 0.014*
48 132.88 ± 34.57* 209.55 ± 57.90* 11.51 ± 3.14* 22.79 ± 9.88* (−43.13 ± 29.78)* (−59.79 ± 30.42)* 0.012 ± 0.010 0.12 ± 0.020
54 105.87 ± 14.16* 209.88 ± 73.06* 9.04 ± 1.34* 24.72 ± 12.49* (−59.72 ± 33.38)* (−80.21 ± 39.60)* 0.018 ± 0.044* 0.12 ± 0.020
72 124.97 ± 23.18* 211.96 ± 58.16* 10.19 ± 1.87* 23.50 ± 9.91* (−49.35 ± 26.43)* (−70.77 ± 33.78)* 0.0090 ± 0.010 0.12 ± 0.020
  1. *indicates significant difference from baseline (<0.05)
  2. OP Operated limb, NO Non-operated limb, PVF Peak vertical force, VI vertical impulse, SI symmetry indices, Tf1f2 Time between first and second forelimb strike, Tf1h1 Time between first forelimb and first hindlimb strike