Davos Courses

Executive Editor: Steve Krikler

Authors: Paulo Barbosa, Felix Bonnaire, Kodi Kojima

Malleoli Infrasyndesmotic, medial fracture with LCL rupture - Lag screw (oblique/vertical fracture)

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Glossary

Supine positioning

The patient is positioned supine on a radiolucent table with a sandbag under the ipsilateral buttock and with the knee slightly flexed.

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44 supine, figure-of-four position

Supine, figure-of-four

Abduct and externally rotate the hip joint. Flex the knee 90° and rest the foot on the anterior aspect of the contralateral knee.

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v1.0 2015-12-04