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Table 2 Clinical treatments and outcomes of the patients

From: Complications associated with hyperextension bicondylar tibial plateau fractures: a retrospective study

Variable HBTPF (n = 17) BTPF (n = 43) p-value
Preoperative primary treatment    0.550
 None 5(29.4) 13 (30.2)  
 Calcaneal traction 9 (52.9) 28 (65.1)  
 External fixator 2 (11.8) 2 (4.7)  
Incision complication    
 Superficial 0 3 (7.0)  
 Deep 0 1 (2.3)  
 Sinus tract 0 1 (2.3)  
 Deep vein thrombosis 10 (58.8) 19 (44.2) 0.394
 Fracture healing time (weeks) 14.1 ± 1.9 13.8 ± 1.8 0.621
 Range of motion (°) 120.2 ± 4.6 124.5 ± 7.1 0.041
 HSS score 86.9 ± 2.5 89.3 ± 3.5 0.018
  1. Data were expressed as mean ± SD or frequency (%), HSS hospital for special surgery