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Table 2 Longitudinal radiographic outcomes of patients that received 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
Stable Hardware, n (%) 12 (85.7%) 10 (83.3%) 0.867
Healed Fracture, n (%) 13 (92.9%) 12 (100.0%) 0.345
Hardware Removed 13 (92.9%) 11 (91.7%) 0.910
Staged Hardware Removal 5 (38.5%) 2 (18.2%) 0.276
Days to Hardware Removal (mean ± SD) 128.2 ± 37.2 78.6 ± 29.7 0.002