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Table 2 Patient characteristics in the traditional technique group

From: Clinical efficacy of closed reduction and percutaneous parallel K-wire interlocking fixation of first metacarpal base fracture

No. Sex Age Fracture side Trauma mechanism Fracture type Operation time (min) Cast K-wire removal (days) Complication
21 M 36 R Fighting Extra transverse 25 No 42 None
22 M 45 R Fall Rolando 45 Yes 58 Anchylosis
23 M 34 L Fighting Bennett 40 Yes 55 None
24 M 60 R Fall Extra oblique 30 Yes 52 None
25 M 41 R Fall Bennett 35 Yes 48 None
26 M 28 R Fighting Bennett 38 Yes 46 None
27 M 50 R Fall Rolando 46 Yes 60 Anchylosis
28 M 42 L Fall Extra transverse 32 Yes 50 None
29 M 35 R Fighting Extra oblique 22 Yes 46 None
30 M 40 R Fall Extra oblique 30 No 45 None
  1. Average age: 41.1 ± 9.1 years; average operation time: 34.3 ± 8.0 min; average K-wire removal time: 50.2 ± 5.9 days
  2. Representative cases are Nos. 22 and 23