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Table 2 Postoperative outcomes

From: Double plating with autogenous bone grafting as a salvage procedure for recalcitrant humeral shaft nonunion

Patient Follow-up period, months outcome Duration of bone healing, months Angulation VAS
(pre-pos)
Constant and Murley
(pre-pos)
Mayo elbow performance index
(pre-pos)
Complications
1 19 Union 5 <10° 5 0 74 96 65 100 None
2 45 Union 6 <10° 8 1 36 88 50 100 None
3 19 Union 6 <10° 4 0 69 84 75 100 None
4 16 Union 5 <10° 6 1 46 90 55 90 None
5 27 Union 7 <10° 7 2 32 91 45 85 Ulnar nerve palsy
6 14 Union 8 <10° 6 0 56 92 60 95 None
7 19 Union 10 >10° 5 1 36 78 55 85 Iliac crest discomfort
8 21 Union 7 <10° 6 2 34 68 45 80 None
9 31 Union 4 >10° 7 1 38 90 50 95 Superficial wound infection
10 32 Union 6 <10° 5 0 44 86 60 100 None
11 36 Union 4 <10° 4 0 72 94 70 95 None
12 15 Union 8 <10° 6 2 36 74 55 85 None
13 14 Union 5 <10° 7 3 55 78 50 85 Radial nerve palsy
14 24 Union 6 <10° 3 0 66 92 80 100 None
15 13 Union 9 <10° 5 0 63 90 60 95 None