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6Screw placement

Screw placement

Correction of rotation

After the proximal plate fixation, the distal fragment is rotated with the patella facing anteriorly, as on the uninjured, contralateral side, by adjustment of the fracture table or by manual traction.

After the rotational relationship has been optimized, the lateral position of the plate must be checked.

A K-wire can be applied in the distal most hole to maintain the three-dimensional reduction.