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Table 9 Comparison of change in clinical laboratory parameters between patients who received Dangguixu-san and those who received placebo for acute lateral ankle sprain (n = 23 each)

From: Effects of Dangguixu-san in patients with acute lateral ankle sprain: a randomized controlled trial

Dependent variables Week 0 (M ± SD) Week 1 (M ± SD) Difference (w1–w0) Z p
Biochemistry ALT (SGPT) DS (n = 23) 24.65 ± 11.58 23.00 ± 10.44 − 1.65 ± 4.75 − 1.99 0.047
Placebo (n = 23) 20.61 ± 10.92 21.96 ± 11.93 1.35 ± 4.25
Cr DS (n = 23) 0.82 ± 0.21 0.80 ± 0.21 −0.02 ± 0.15 − 2.05 0.040
Placebo (n = 23) 0.78 ± 0.17 0.84 ± 0.19 0.07 ± 0.14