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Table 3 Soft tissue thickness in the ePTFE implant materials

From: Improvement of biohistological response of facial implant materials by tantalum surface treatment

 Soft tissue thicknessNew bone formation
 Mean ± SDp valueMean ± SDp value
Ta-treatedNon-treatedTa-treatedNon-treated
2 weeks95 ± 71111 ± 700.60.60 ± 0.550.50 ± 0.580.8
4 weeks38 ± 1770 ± 630.71.40 ± 0.891.33 ± 1.150.9