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Table 1 Demographic data

From: Early and late fixation of ulnar styloid base fractures yields different outcomes

Characteristics Group A Group B p value
No. of patients 13 15  
Mean age (years) 36.1 ± 14.2 29.3 ± 11.2 0.084
Sex    0.196
 Women 6 (46%) 5 (33%)  
 Men 7 (54%) 10 (67%)  
Injured wrist    0.147
 Right 6 (46%) 10 (67%)  
 Left 7 (54%) 5 (33%)  
Dominant side injury 6 (46%) 8 (53%) 0.359
Concomitant DRF 3 2 0.26
Time to surgery (months) 1.1 12.3 0.000
  1. p values in italics represent statistical significance (p < 0.01)
  2. DRF distal radial fracture
  3. Patients who underwent surgery within 3 months of injury
  4. Patients who underwent surgery 3 months or more after injury