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3Fixation

A 4.5 mm cortex screw...

A 4.5 mm cortex screw is placed in load position in monocortical fashion through the proximal most plate hole. The screw should not be fully tightened, so the plate is not yet fully compressed to the bone and dynamic compression is not engaged.
The push-pull device is now removed.