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Table 2 Results in patients with and without intermediate fragment

From: The pivotal role of the intermediate fragment in initial operative treatment of olecranon fractures

intermediate fragment (IF)  
52/80 patients  
IF described in operative report: IF not described in operative report:
29/52 patients 23/52 patients
ORIF: tension band wiring ORIF: plate fixation
5/29 patients 24/29 patients
Complications:  
Secondary dislocation: 3/5 patients Intraarticular positioned screw: 1/24 patients
Superficial infection: 2/29 patients  
Heterotopic ossifications: 1/29 patients