Table 2

Consolidation time in weeks based on surgical technique and type of fracture

Stabilizing methodnType of fracture AO
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GI: open absolute stability1416.381.913141
GII: MIPO relative stability1817.43.31517.36.13
GIII: MIPO (multifragmentary fracture) relative stability1216.82.6212
  • GI, group I; GII, group II; GIII: group III; MIPO, Minimally Invasive Plate Osteosynthesis.