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Table 1 Summary of Fracture Results, Patterns and Energy Required

From: Does endoscopic sinus surgery alter the biomechanics of the orbit?

CadaverPost-FESSControl
Impact Energy (J)Medial WallOrbital FloorImpact Energy (J)Medial WallOrbital Floor
16.117.17
26.116.64
36.116.11
47.176.11
56.116.64
66.116.64
 Mean (SD)TotalTotalMean (SD)TotalTotal
 6.29 (0.43)a606.55 (0.4)0a6
  1. aFisher’s Exact Test p < 0.001 (Post-FESS x Control)