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Table 1 Mean age and T-score for three fixation configurations

From: Investigating the biomechanical function of the plate-type external fixator in the treatment of tibial fractures: a biomechanical study

ConstructNumberAge (years)T-score
Mean ± SDMean ± SD
Classical plate-type external fixator1833.0 ± 9.6−0.81 ± 0.09
Extended plate-type external fixator1831.0 ± 10.9− 0.84 ± 0.10
Unilateral external fixator1835.5 ± 9.2−0.83 ± 0.09