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Table 4 Complications after one year of follow-up

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

Complications MIPO (n = 43) ORIF (n = 43)
Complications rate 5 (11.6%) 4 (9.3%)
Reoperations (%) 2 (4.6%) 2 (4.6%)
Varus displacement 1  
Second loss of reduction 2 1
Nerve lesions 1  
Impingement rates 1 2
Screw perforation   1