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Table 1 Clinical basis and prognosis-related data analysis

From: Application of an arched, Ni–Ti shape-memory connector in repairing distal tibiofibular syndesmosis ligament injury

Total number ASC Screw P value
72 36
Age
  < 65 41 22 0.836
  >  = 65 31 14
Gender
 Male 36 23 0.245
 Female 36 13
 BMI 22.78 ± 3.18 22.15 ± 3.33 0.334
Lauge-hansen type
 Pronation and external rotation 44 18 0.371
 Suppination external rotation 28 18
 Osteoarthritis 1(1.38%) 5(13.8%)  
 Early removal 2(2.77%) 36(100%)  
 Symptomatic hardware and Soft tissue irritation 2(2.77%) 5(13.8%)  
 Superficial infection 2(2.77%) 4(11.1%)  
 Malreduction 1(1.38%) 5(13.8%)  
 Loss of reduction 0 4(11.1%)