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Table 3 Baseline characteristics of data in the FDR

From: Steppingstones to the implementation of an inhospital fracture and dislocation registry using the AO/OTA classification: compliance, completeness and commitment

  Sex Type of treatment Type of injury
  Female N (%) Male N (%) Primary † N (%) Secondary ‡ N (%) LBF * N (%) NLBF ** N (%) Dislocation *** N (%)
adult 3793 (55) 3128 (45) 4666 (67) 2255 (33) 6053 (88) 708 (10) 160 (2)
child 501 (40) 766 (60) 910 (72) 357 (28) 1184 (93) 58 (5) 25 (2)
  1. The first time a fracture was treated at the operation
  2. Subsequent treatments
  3. * Fracture with or without dislocation in long bones; humerus, radius, ulna, femur, tibia or fibula
  4. ** Fractures with or without dislocation in other bones (non long bone fractures).
  5. *** Dislocations without any significant fracture