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Table 2 Intraoperative parameters and follow-up data of the patients

From: Clinical outcomes of doubled-suture Nice knot augmented plate fixation in the treatment of comminuted midshaft clavicle fracture

Parameters N = 56
Blood loss (ml, mean ± SD) 80.1 ± 42.1
Time of last follow-up (month, mean ± SD) 25.6 ± 7.6
Length of incision (cm, mean ± SD) 9.2 ± 1.9
Operation time (min, mean ± SD) 85.6 ± 24.0
Hospital stay (days, mean ± SD) 13.6 ± 6.1
Number of doubled-suture Nice knot applied, n (%)  
 1 11 (19.6)
 2 26 (46.4)
 3 16 (28.6)
 4 2 (3.6)
 5 1 (1.8)
Implant failure, n (%) 0 (0 %)
DASH Score (mean ± SD) 0.86 ± 1.4
UCLA Score (mean ± SD) 34.1 ± 1.3