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Table 1 Patient demographics

From: Minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis with a locking compression plate is superior to open reduction and internal fixation in the management of the proximal humerus fractures

Characteristic Treatment P value
MIPO (n = 43) ORIF (n = 43)
Gender    0.357
Female 27 (62%) 31 (72%)  
Male 16 (38%) 12 (28%)  
Age, years 63 ± 14 61 ± 12 0.414
AO classification    0.753
type A 10 (23.2%) 9 (20.9%)  
type B 24 (55.8%) 22 (51.2%)  
type C 9 (20.9%) 12 (27.9%)