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Table 2 Overview of diagnostic findings of X-ray, CT and the combination of both. In addition, intraoperative findings are presented.

From: Computed tomography for managing periprosthetic femoral fractures. A retrospective analysis

   [n / %]
X-Ray Undetermined 47 / 69.1
Fixed 7 / 10.2
Loose 8 / 11.8
No diagnostic findings 6 / 8.8
CT Undetermined 38 / 84.4
Fixed 3 / 6.7
Loose 4 / 8.9
X-Ray & CT Undetermined 28 / 73.7
Fixed 2 / 5.3
Loose 2 / 5.3
Difference between X-Ray & CT 6 / 15.8
Preoperative Diagnosis Fixed 46 /61.3
Loose 29 / 38.7
Intraoperative Diagnosis Fixed 41 / 54.7
Loose 32 / 42.7
  1. In addition, intraoperative findings are presented