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Table 2 Number of complications referring to fracture type

From: Results of 167 consecutive cases of acetabular fractures using the Kocher-Langenbeck approach: a case series

  A1 A2 B1 B2
Number of patients 65 34 51 17
Infection 4 (6.2%) 3 (8.8%) 1 (2.0%) 0 (0%)
Nerve damage 7 (10.8%) 4 (11.8%) 9 (17.6%) 5 (29.4%)
Revision surgery 4 (6.2%) 3 (8.8%) 1 (2.0%) 2 (11.8%)
THA 4 (6.2%) 2 (5.9%) 9 (17.6%) 2 (11.8%)
AVN 1 (1.5%) 1 (2.9%) 5 (9.8%) 2 (11.8%)
Posttraumatic arthritis 6 (9.2%) 7 (20.6%) 16 (31.4%) 7 (41.2%)
Hemorrhagic shock 5 (7.7%) 5 (14.7%) 10 (19.6%) 6 (35.3%)
  1. Words and figures in italics indicate significant differences among the groups