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Table 4 Result of the change in neck shaft angle and telescoping for patients between 1 week and 12 months

From: Effect of lesser trochanter posteromedial wall defect on the stability of femoral intertrochanteric fracture using 3D simulation

  Mean sliding (mm) Neck length ratio (°)
Total 6.82 ± 3.21 7.22 ± 3.91
  Isolated medial fragment
‾X ± S P ‾X ± S P
None IM fragment 5.23 ± 0.88 0.46 5.57 ± 2.43 0.30
With IM fragment 7.92 ± 4.13 0.15 10.66 ± 4.27 0.01*
  1. IM isolated medial
  2. *P < 0.05 was considered significant