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Table 2 Demographics of Subjects Initially Managed Nonoperatively

From: Comparison of the rate of delayed/nonunion in fifth metatarsal fractures receiving anti-inflammatory medications

  Non-NSAIDS NSAIDS
No Surgery Surgery No Surgery Surgery
Total 9171 46 1393 16
Sex n (%)     
Male 2167 (23.6) 7 (15.2) 288 (20.7) <11
Female 7004 (76.4) 39 (84.8) 1105 (79.3) <11
Age     
<10 68 (0.7) 0 <11 0
10-14 438 (4.8) 0 17 (1.2) 0
15-19 189 (2.1) <11 <11 0
20-29 262 (2.9) <11 44 (3.2) 0
30-39 337 (3.7) <22 48 (3.4) <22
40-49 541 (5.9) <11 141 (10.1) <22
50-59 1138 (12.4) <22 293 (21.0) <22
60-69 2335 (25.5) <22 415 (29.8) <22
70-79 2525 (27.5) <22 315 (22.6) 0
80-89 1114 (12.1) <11 93 (6.7) 0
>90 224 (2.4) 0 14 (1.0) 0
Region     
Midwest 1994 (21.7) <11 221 (15.9) <11
Northeast 222 (2.4) <11 24 (1.7) 0
South 6083 (66.3) 29 (63.0) 1053 (75.6) <11
West 872 (9.5) <11 95 (6.8) <11
CCI average (standard dev.) 1.88 (2.69) 2.13 (2.75) 1.76 (2.49) 0.56 (0.89)