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Table 2 Demographics of patients undergoing distraction ligamentotaxis

From: Distraction ligamentotaxis for complex proximal interphalangeal joint fracture dislocations: a clinical study and the modified pins rubber band traction system revisited

Demographic Result
Total number of patients 20 patients
Gender Male = 15
Female = 5
Age Range = 21–62 years
Mean (SD) = 37.6 (9.9) years
Etiology Sporting activities = 10
Other accidents = 8
Altercation = 2
Hand dominance Right = 19
Left = 1
Injured hand Right = 11
Left = 9
Injured digit Little = 10
Ring = 5
Middle = 4
Index = 1
Keifhaber Classification [27] Pilon = 9
Palmar lip, unstable = 6
Dorsal lip, unstable = 4
Palmar lip, tenuous = 1