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Table 3 Overview of the complications following fracture treatment for each plating system (DePuy Synthes® vs. Medartis® Aptus Elbow)

From: Polyaxial locking plates in treating distal humeral fractures: a comparative randomized trial for clinical outcome

Complication DePuy Synthes® VA-LCP Medartis® Aptus Elbow
Non-union 0 2
Secondary fracture dislocation 1 0
Nerve injuries 1 0
Infections 0 0
Heterotopic ossifications 1 1