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Table 1 Comparison of types of fracture created in rat tibiae at two different ages

From: Optimization of a closed rat tibial fracture model

Assessment parameters Transverse Oblique Non-comminuted Comminuted Mid- shaft Distal
30 weeks 2 8A 1 9A 3 7A
8 weeks 62B 3 61B 4 60B 5
  1. Asuperscript indicates the highest number in 30-week-old rats, while B superscript indicates the highest number in 8 weeks old rats