Davos Courses

Executive Editor: Joseph Schatzker, Richard Buckley

Authors: Michael Castro, Richard Buckley, Andrew Sands, Christina Kabbash

Metatarsals - Metatarsals, 2nd-4th, proximal metaphyseal fractures

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Glossary

2nd-4th, proximal metaphyseal fractures

Please select a treatment option:
Treatment Main indication Skill Equipment
ORIF: screw and plate fixation Displaced intraarticular Lisfranc fractures 2-5, displaced metaphyseal fractures 2-5, displaced first metatarsal fracture with 2-5 metaphyseal fractures Highly experienced and skilled surgeon Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

Special considerations

Compartment syndrome
*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
Simple surgical and imaging resources Simple surgical and imaging resources
Full specialized surgical and imaging resources Full specialized surgical and imaging resources

v2.0 2017-03-22