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Table 3 Stem characteristics

From: A shortened uncemented stem offers comparable positioning and increased metaphyseal fill compared to a standard uncemented stem

  Standard stem (n = 101) Shortened stem (n = 96) p-value
Stem size
 2 6(6%) 4(5%)  
 3 30(29%) 7(8%)  
 4 27(28%) 13(14%)  
 5 20(20%) 19(20%)  
 6 14(12%) 22(23%)  
 7 2(2%) 18(19%)  
 8 0(0%) 7(8%)  
 9 0(0%) 4(3%)  
 10 0(0%) 2(3%)  
 11 2(2%) 0(0%)  
Neck Type    0.063
 Standard 77(77%) 84(89%)  
 Lateralized 24(23%) 12(11%)  
Collar 78(78%) 96(100%) < 0.001