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Table 4 Mean rectum and bladder doses

From: Radiotherapy-induced toxicity in prostate cancer patients with hip prostheses

Dose statistic Mean value (95% confidence interval) p value
Control Hip prostheses, IMRT Hip prostheses, VMAT replan IMRT versus control VMAT replan versus control
Rectum
Mean dose (Gy)
33.5 (31.9, 35.0) 41.6 (39.1, 44.1) 35.6 (33.1, 38.1) < 0.001 0.50
Bladder
Mean dose (Gy)
33.9 (31.0, 36.8) 39.6 (33.5, 45.6) 35.9 (30.5, 41.2) 0.08 0.71