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Table 1 Demographic data and radiographic findings of patients

From: Preliminary clinical and radiographic outcomes of proximal humeral fractures: comparison of ALPS and PHILOS plating in Asian patients in Taiwan

  ALPS group PHILOS group P value
N 31 35  
Age in years (mean ± SD) 60.2 ± 12.6 56.1 ± 17.6 0.29
Gender (male:female) 06:25 13:22 0.11
Mechanism (high:low energy) 15:16 23:12 0.15
Fracture type (Neer II:III:IV parts) 07:17:07 12:17:06 0.56
Smoking 3 5 0.71
Follow-up (days) 405.1 397 0.81
  1. ALPS ALPS Proximal Humerus Plating System, PHILOS proximal humeral internal locking system