Davos Courses

Executive Editor: Joseph Schatzker

Authors: Richard Buckley, Andrew Sands

Midfoot - Cuboid, simple

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Glossary

General considerations

This uncommon fracture is a result of lateral column shortening.

Nonoperative treatment
Main indication Skill Equipment
Nondisplaced fracture. Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills Basic equipment only

Indications

  • Nondisplaced fracture
*Skill
Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills
Some specialized surgical experience Some specialized surgical experience
Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Highly experienced and skilled surgeon
*Equipment
Basic equipment only Basic equipment only
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v1.0 2010-10-14