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Table 3 Complications and Reoperations due to complications

From: The calcar screw in angular stable plate fixation of proximal humeral fractures - a case study

  Head necrosis Delayed union Cut-Out/-Through Neurological deficits Second surgery
Calcar +
(n = 39)
     
N 6 1 3 2 6
% 15.4 2.6 7.7 5.1 15.4
Calcar -
(n = 21)
     
N 3 1 1 0 4
% 14.3 4.8 4.8 0.0 19.0
Total
(n = 60)
     
N 9 2 4 2 10
% 15.0 3.3 6.7 3.3 16.7