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Table 1 Functional results

From: The use of beta-tricalcium phosphate bone graft substitute in dorsally plated, comminuted distal radius fractures

  6 weeks    3 months    6 months    12 months   
  n a p-value n a p-value n a p-value n a p-value
Flexion 21.6 19.2 0.368 30.5 29.4 0.786 37.8 31.3 0.112 46.8 37.3 0.089
Extension 20.5 21.1 0.808 24.3 28.5 0.188 33.9 37.6 0.332 44.3 39.0 0.527
Radial abduction 8.5 8.9 0.976 13.3 13.2 0.805 15.4 16.3 0.581 17.1 15.7 0.874
Ulnar abduction 18.8 17.4 0.676 25.3 23.5 0.549 31.2 30.5 0.932 30.2 24.1 0.370
pronation 66.0 66.3 0.919 63.5 64.5 0.744 75.6 77.9 0.165 78.3 71.0 0.115
supination 21.8 28.8 0.226 43.8 46.7 0.556 62.1 63.7 0.454 62.9 58.0 0.345
  1. N = nonaugmented, A = augmented