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Table 4 Comparison of the postoperative wound-related complications in the two groups

From: Comparison of percutaneous cannulated screw fixation and calcium sulfate cement grafting versus minimally invasive sinus tarsi approach and plate fixation for displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures: a prospective randomized controlled trial

Complications PR+CSC Group MISTA Group P Value
no (%) no (%)
Wound-healing complications 1 (2.4 %) 7 (18.4 %) 0.024
 Superficial infection 1 3
 Deep infection 0 2
 Hematoma 0 1
 Wound-edge necrosis 0 1
Sural nerve injury 0 2 (5.3 %) 0.222
Musculus peroneus brevis injury 2 (4.7 %) 2 (5.3 %) 1.000
Total 3 (7.1 %) 11 (28.9 %) 0.010