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Table 2 The details of the patients and fractures

From: Closed reduction of severely angulated Rockwood and Wilkins’ type C thumb Metacarpal Base fractures in children: case series

Demographic Total(n = 16) p-value
Sex, n (%)
 Female 9 (56.2%)  
 Male 7 (43.8%)  
Mean age (yrs)   0.957a
 Female 10.3  
 Male 11.5  
Trauma mechanism, n (%)
 Fall/low-energy 8 (50.0%)  
 Sport activity 5 (31.25%)  
 Fall> 2 m 1 (6.25%)  
 Traffic accident 2 (12.5%)  
 Polytrauma 0  
Fracture classification
 Salter-Harris I 0  
 Salter-Harris II 16  
 Close fractures 16  
 Open fractures 0  
Mean BMI kg/m2   0.633a
 Female 22.3  
 Male 23.0  
Mean Angulation(°)   0.000b
 Preoperation 50.5°  
 Postoperation 5.0°  
  1. aMann-Whitney U test
  2. bPaired-samples t test
  3. Statistically significance was set to be p < 0.05