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Table 3 Surgical outcomes for 16 mallet fractures treated with hook plates

From: Functional outcomes and complications of hook plate for bony mallet finger: a retrospective case series study

Patient No DIPJ Extension lag DIPJ Flexion DIPJ ROM Crawford Criteria Dash Score VAS Complication Union time (weeks) Implant Removal
1 10 70 60 Good 5 0 No 7 Nil
2 0 55 55 Excellent 0 0 No 6 Nil
3 25 90 65 Fair 6.3 2 No 8 Nil
4 0 50 60 Excellent 0 0 Nail deformity 8 Nil
5 5 50 45 Good 0 0 Nail deformity 9 Yes
6 0 60 60 Excellent 11.3 0 No 6 Nil
7 10 50 40 Good 0 0 No 9 Nil
8 0 80 80 Excellent 0 0 No 8 Nil
9 30 70 40 Poor 0 0 Loss of reduction 10 Yes
10 10 90 80 Good 0 0 No 7 Nil
11 0 70 70 Excellent 0 0 No 6 Nil
12 0 60 60 Excellent 0 0 No 7 Nil
13 0 60 60 Excellent 0 0 No 7 Nil
14 5 70 65 Good 5 0 No 6 Nil
15 0 60 60 Excellent 0 0 No 8 Nil
16 0 70 70 Excellent 0 0 No 7 Nil