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Table 3 Patients with 5th MT Fractures Initially Managed Nonoperatively

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

  Total NSAIDs No NSAIDs P-value
Number of Patients 10,626 1,409 (13.3%) 9,217(86.7%)  
Delayed ORIF or Malunion/Nonunion Repair   16 (1.14%) 46 (0.50%) 0.003483