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Table 1 Assessment of clinical outcomes of all patients recorded during the final follow-up appointment

From: Long-term outcomes of metacarpal fractures surgically treated using bioabsorbable plates: a retrospective study

Case Sex Age Affected hand Affected finger Dominant hand Bone union F/u Limited ROM G-S ratio Q-DASH
1 M 16 Right Little Right 2 M 5Y8 M No 79.2 0
2 F 54 Right Ring Right 3 M 6Y5M No 104.5 0
3 M 17 Right Ring Right 2 M 6Y7M No 100.7 0
4 M 18 Left Ring Right 3 M 6Y8 M Yes 78.5 34.09
5 F 52 Right Little Right 3 M 7Y2 M No 91.1 0
6 M 20 Right Middle
Ring
Little
Right 8 M 8Y5M No 56.8 34.09
Ave.   29.5 ± 18.2     3.5 M 6Y9M   85.1 ± 17.5 11.36 ± 17.60
  1. Values are presented as means ± SD
  2. Abbreviations: Ave. Average, M Male, F Female, F/u Follow-up, ROM range of motion, G-S grip strength, Q-DASH Quick Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand