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Table 2 Comparison of bone alkaline phosphatase and osteocalcin after the application of Chenopodium ambrosioides L.

From: Chenopodium ambrosioides as a bone graft substitute in rabbits radius fracture

Group Bone Alkaline Phosphatase (%) Osteocalcin (ng/ml)
30 days 60 days 90 days 30 days 60 days 90 days
Control 43.5 ± 1.7 25.6 ± 6.4 45.4 ± 2.4 4.0 ± 1.0 10.1 ± 0.8 8.6 ± 1.0
C. ambrosioides graft 54.1 ± 2.8* 49.1 ± 5.5* 41.1 ± 4.8 9.0 ± 1.3* 13.8 ± 1.7 9.4 ± 1.9
Autogenous bone marrow 44.4 ± 2.7 32.4 ± 4.4 38.1 ± 6.9 7.2 ± 1.0 18.0 ± 1.9*,a 14.3 ± 1.8
Ricinus communis graft 45.9 ± 3.7 29.8 ± 0.6 37.4 ± 5.1 5.9 ± 2.1 8. 5 ± 2.2 10.0 ± 1.7
  1. Results are reported as the mean ± SEM. *p < 0.05, significantly different compared to Control group. aSignificant difference compared to the Ricinus communis grafts (ANOVA, Tukey test)