Executive Editor: Ernst Raaymakers, Joseph Schatzker, Rick Buckley

Authors: Matthias Hansen, Rodrigo Pesantez

Proximal tibia Complete articular fracture, simple articular, multifragmentary metaphyseal - Nonoperative treatment

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For aftercare and rehabilitation following nonoperative treatment please refer to your local protocol.

Pay attention to the neurovascular status, avoid compartment syndrome  2) isometric muscular exercise as early as possible  3) Passive motion of the joint can begin from 4-6 weeks with non-weight bearing. 

v2.0 2010-05-15