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Table 2 Group-specific characteristics (dynamic cyclic load testing)

From: Fixation of intraoperative proximal femoral fractures during THA using two versus three cerclage wires - a biomechanical study

Group Number of Males Body Weight in N P-value BMD in g/cm3 P-value Failure Load in N Body Weight Failure Load in %
2 CW 4 714.0 ± 197.2 0.500 0.670 ± 0.166 0.638 3963.9 ± 1277.8 586.4 ± 227.1
3 CW 5 653.7 ± 192.6 0.705 ± 0.158 3116.1 ± 1125.2 499.7 ± 173.4