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Table 2 Destructive data for fresh fractures

From: The effects of distal interlocking screws on torsional stability in three-part intertrochanteric hip fractures

Treatment Yield torque (N M) Yield torque (N M) Stiffness (N M/°) Displacement at yield (°) Displacement at peak (°)
Locked distal fixation 6.32 ± 1.67 13.83 ± 4.77 1.35 ± 0.49 7.13 ± 2.72 24.13 ± 9.07
No distal fixation 9.38 ± 5.71 10.66 ± 5.11 0.99 ± 0.33 12.79 ± 5.24 19.14 ± 3.16
p value 0.282 0.340 0.220 0.605 0.280