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Table 4 The relationship between implant failure rates for reconstruction plate and pre-contoured LCP in different AO/OTA classifications

From: Comparison of implant failure rates of different plates for midshaft clavicular fractures based on fracture classifications

  Union
N = 159
Implant failure
N = 31
P value
AO/OTA 15-2A    0.613
 Non-recon (%) 27 (93) 2 (7)  
 Recon (%) 74 (96) 3 (4)  
AO/OTA 15-2B    1.000
 Non-recon (%) 8 (89) 1 (11)  
 Recon (%) 44 (85) 8 (15)  
AO/OTA 15-2C
 Non-recon (%) 28 (97) 1 (3) < 0.001
 Recon (%) 14 (47) 16 (53)