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Table 1 Crush injury. Post-operative whisking amplitudes at week 2, 4, and 6

From: Brief electrical stimulation and synkinesis after facial nerve crush injury: a randomized prospective animal study

  Week 2 amplitude (degrees) Week 4 amplitude (degrees) Week 6 amplitude (degrees)
NERVE CRUSH (group 1)
Right side (operated)
14.4 11.6 17.0
NERVE CRUSH (group 1)
Left side (control)
69.7 73.3 67.2
NERVE CRUSH + BES
(group 2)
Right side (operated)
24.0 23.2 21.8
NERVE CRUSH + BES
(group 2)
Left side (control)
71.3 68.5 69.7
P value 0.0004 0.0002 0.6328