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Table 1 Baseline characteristics and postoperative complications

From: Cemented versus uncemented hemiarthroplasty for femoral neck fractures in patients with neuromuscular diseases: a minimum of 2 years’ follow-up study

Variable Uncemented (n=51) Cemented (n=105) p value
Sex    0.138
 Female 24 66  
 Male 27 39  
Average age at surgery
(Range; SD)
72.6
(53–87; ± 8.7)
75.1
(51–93; ± 8.4)
0.078
Side    0.279
 Left 22 55  
 Right 29 50  
ASA preoperative risk score    0.524
 1 11 16  
 2 18 38  
 3 16 30  
 4 6 21  
Underlying disease    0.865
 Stroke 30 67  
 Parkinsonism 8 18  
 Dementia 7 11  
 Epilepsy 3 5  
 Poliomyelitis 3 3  
 Myasthenia gravis 0 1  
Postoperative complications    
 Pneumonia 1 7 0.211
 Congestive cardiac failure 1 1 0.599
 Cardiac arrhythmia 1 0 0.150
 Deep vein thrombosis 3 7 0.851
 Dislocation 4 3 0.158
 Periprosthetic fracture 3 1 0.068
  1. n, sample number; SD, standard deviation; ASA, American Society of Anesthesiologists scores