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Table 1 Studies with more than 100 proximal humeral fractures classified according to both the AO/OTA- and the Neer-classification

From: Translation between the Neer- and the AO/OTA-classification for proximal humeral fractures: do we need to be bilingual to interpret the scientific literature?

Study Fractures (n) Included fractures Setting Data obtained
Bahrs18,19 780 All fracture patterns Register yes
Bartsch20 102 Neer IV, V, and VI Locking plate osteosynthesis no
Kettler26 255 Displaced fractures Locking plate osteosynthesis yes
Hirschmann25 119 Displaced fractures Locking plate osteosynthesis yes
Solberg28 122 Three- and four-part fractures Locking plate versus HA yes
Brunner21 158 Displaced fractures Locking plate osteosynthesis no
Dietrich23 111 Three- and four-part fractures Locking plate versus HA no
Pelegri27 252 All fracture patterns Register no
Gumina24 227 Non-operatively treated Observer study yes
Court-Brown22 1027 All fracture patterns Register yes