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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Radiologic results of additional single screw fixation with lateral locking plate after hybrid closed-wedge high tibial osteotomy

  LP group LPS group P-value
Number of knees 16 17  
Male / female 9 / 7 7 / 10  
Age (Years) 61.4 ± 10.4 67.3 ± 8.7 n.s.
Height (m) 160.9 ± 8.0 159.1 ± 8.9 n.s.
Body Weight (Kg) 67.2 ± 12.6 65.1 ± 3.4 n.s.
Body mass index (kg/m2) 25.9 ± 4.2 25.7 ± 4.4 n.s.
surgical time (minutes) 135.7 ± 14.1 139.6 ± 20.2 n.s.
smoking history 3 6 n.s.
  1. Abbreviations: LP locking plate, LPS locking plate and a cannulated cancellous screw, n.s. not significant