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Table 3 Complications between the sinus tarsi and extensile lateral approach groups

From: Comparison of two surgical approaches for displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures: sinus tarsi versus extensile lateral approach

  Sinus tarsi Extensile lateral p-value†
Nonunion 0 0 0
Wound complication 2 (5%) 8 (13.3%) 0.022
Deep infection 0 0 0
Sural nerve injury 2 (5%) 4 (6.6%) 0.430
Peroneal tendinitis 0 1 (1.6%) 0.444
Subtalar stiffness 3 (7.5%) 5 (8.3%) 0.458
Reoperation 0 0 0
  1. Values are expressed as number (percentage).
  2. †Pearson’s chi-square test.