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Table 4 Fixation

From: Anterior inferior tibiofibular ligament avulsion fractures in operatively treated ankle fractures: a retrospective analysis

  < 5 mm > 5 mm  
No fixation 16 (45.7%) 7 (23.3%) p = 0.060
Fixation of fragment (direct fixation) 1 (2.9%) 12 (40.0%) p < 0.0001
Syndesmotic screw (indirect fixation) 12 (34.3%) 5 (16.7%) p = 0.107
Both 6 (17.1%) 6 (20.0%) p = 0.767
Total 35 30 65