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Table 1 Demographic data of patients and their radiological and clinical outcomes

From: The titanium elastic nail serves as an alternative treatment for adult proximal radial shaft fractures: a cohort study

No. Age Sex Side Indication for TENs Type of reduction Operative time (min) Blood loss (ml) Duration of hospitalization (days) Time to clinical union (month) Supination/pronation
(degree)
VAS Quick DASH score Follow-up period (month)
1 35 M L Severe soft tissue swelling Ulna ORIF + radius CRIF 55 30 4 6 75/85 1 4.5 28
2 30 M L Bilateral long oblique fracture to avoid long plate and soft tissue dissection Radius CRIF 40 10 4 6 L 75/85 1 4.5 28
R Radius CRIF 6 R 70/80 1 4.5
3 43 M L Severe soft tissue swelling Radius CRIF 65 30 2 8 75/80 2 4.5 30
4 64 M L Multiple trauma with the need to shorten operative time Ulna ORIF + radius CRIF 35 40 26 10 45/85 3 25 36
5 43 M R Comminuted fracture with severe soft tissue swelling Ulna ORIF + radius CRIF 45 25 2 8 75/80 1 4.5 28
  1. Abbreviations: VAS visual analog scale; Quick DASH quick disabilities of the arm, shoulder, and hand; ORIF open reduction internal fixation; CRIF close reduction internal fixation