Executive Editor: Joseph Schatzker

Authors: Richard Buckley, Andrew Sands

Calcaneus - Displaced body fractures, ORIF - plate and screw fixation

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Glossary

Extended lateral to calcaneus

The extended lateral approach to the calcaneus is the most common approach used for displaced intraarticular calcaneal fractures.

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