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Table 2 Surgery details, followed-up time and complications (n = 37)

From: Open reduction and internal fixation of quadrilateral plate fractures in the elderly: association between initial fracture pattern and outcomes

Time to surgery, days (mean ± SD) 10.5 ± 3.1
Surgical approach (n, %)
 Ilioinguinal 28(75.7)
 Ilioinguinal + Kocher-Langenbeck 9(24.3)
 Surgical time, min (mean ± SD) 256.9 ± 58.9
 Blood loss, mL (mean ± SD) 1029.7 ± 442.8
 Blood transfusion, mL (mean ± SD) 662.2 ± 486.7
 Hospital stay time, days (mean ± SD) 26.1 ± 6.4
 Followed-up time, years (mean ± SD) 35.5 ± 10.7
Complications (n, %)
 Deep venous thrombosis 1(2.7)
 Lateral femoral cutaneous nerve injury 3(8.1)
 Superficial wound infection 1(2.7)
 Posttraumatic arthritis 7(18.9)
 THA 2(5.4)
  1. THA total hip arthroplasty