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Table 1 Difference inanteromedial cortical contact between intra-op fluoroscopy and post-op 3D CT

From: A new fluoroscopic view for evaluation of anteromedial cortex reduction quality during cephalomedullary nailing for intertrochanteric femur fractures: the 30° oblique tangential projection

Intra-op fluoroscopy Post-op 3D CT
AP view Lateral view Oblique view No. of cases True cortical contact no. (%) Loss of cortical contact no. (%)
positive positive positive 2 2 (100%) 0 (0%)
positive neutral positive 16 16 (100%) 0 (0%)
positive neutral neutral 35 31 (88.6%) 4 (11.4%)
positive neutral negative 5 1 (20%) 4 (80%)
positive negative positive 4 3 (75%) 1 (25%)
positive negative neutral 8 3 (37.5%) 5 (62.5%)
positive negative negative 9 0 (0%) 9 (100%)
neutral neutral neutral 8 6 (75%) 2 (25%)
neutral neutral negative 4 0 (0%) 4 (100%)
neutral negative negative 7 0 (0%) 7 (100%)
    Total:98 62 36