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5Fixation

Preliminary fixation

Preliminary fixation

Lateral side
K-wires are helpful to achieve preliminary fixation. K-wire placement is very important when using cannulated screws, as the position of the wires can help with definitive screw fixation.
The lateral talar neck is usually not comminuted and can be reduced using fracture interdigitations. Screw fixation is appropriate in compression mode on the lateral side.