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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of patients that underwent lateral column fixation via cortical screw or K-wire constructs (bold font indicates significance)

From: Radiographic outcomes of cortical screw fixation as an alternative to Kirschner wire fixation for temporary lateral column stabilization in displaced Lisfranc joint fracture-dislocations: a retrospective cohort analysis

  Screw (n = 14) K-wire (n = 12) p
Age (mean ± SD) 39.5 ± 17.6 42.8 ± 16.5 0.625
Sex (Female), n (%) 3 (21.4%) 3 (25.0%) 0.829
Laterality (Right), n (%) 9 (64.3%) 6 (50.0%) 0.462
Open Injury, n (%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (8.3%) 0.271
Ipsilateral Injury, n (%) 1 (7.1%) 6 (50.0%) 0.014