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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of included studies

From: Comparison of lateral entry with crossed entry pinning for pediatric supracondylar humeral fractures: a meta-analysis

Study Year No. of patients Mean age (years) Fracture type Design
LE MLE LE MLE
Xiang et al. 2017 33 32 6.4 6.5 Gartland III Retrospective study
Chen et al. 2017 39 39 7.1 7.5 Gartland II and III Randomized control trial
Zeng et al. 2017 18 16 7.9 8.4 Gartland III Retrospective study
Tao et al. 2016 92 104 9.6 ± 3.0 9.8 ± 2.8 Gartland III Retrospective study
Zhang et al. 2014 62 86 5.7 ± 2.8 6.3 ± 3.0 Gartland II and III Retrospective study
Zhong et al. 2009 45 72 5.6 6.8 Gartland II and III Retrospective study
Kocher et al. 2007 28 24 6.1 ± 1.5 5.7 ± 1.6 Gartland III Randomized control trial
Foead et al. 2004 27 28 5.8 Gartland II and III Randomized control trial
Tripuraneni et al. 2009 20 20 4.3 5.5 Gartland II and III Randomized control trial
Gaston et al. 2010 47 57 5.7 6.2 Gartland III Randomized control trial
Maity et al. 2012 80 80 6.1 ± 1.8 6.2 ± 1.8 Gartland II and III Randomized control trial
Vaidya et al. 2009 29 31 5.8 6.2 Gartland III Randomized control trial
Anwar et al. 2011 25 25 7.0 Gartland II and III Randomized control trial
Topping et al. 1995 20 27 6.1 7.3 Gartland III Retrospective study
Devkota et al. 2008 23 79 7.8 Gartland III Prospective study
Khan et al. 2007 14 31 8.1 Gartland II and III Prospective study
Kwak-Lee et al. 2014 244 47 4.5 5.4 Gartland II and III Prospective study
Mazda et al. 2001 82 26 5.6 Gartland II and III Prospective study
Singh et al. 2013 17 15 7.1 ± 3.2 7.9 ± 3.3 Gartland II and III Prospective study
Mahmood et al. 2013 30 30 6.0 6.0 Gartland III Retrospective study
Prashant et al. 2016 31 31 8.3 8.6 Gartland III Randomized control trial
Reisoglu et al. 2016 48 39 6.2 6.1 Gartland III Retrospective study
Sahu et al. 2013 85 85 7.8 Gartland III Retrospective study
Solak et al. 2003 24 35 5.0 Gartland III Retrospective study
  1. LE lateral entry, MLE medial and lateral entry