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Application of a long leg cast

Short leg section of the cast

First apply the short leg section of the cast up to the mid patella.

Mold the plaster as it sets.

Mold in the transverse and longitudinal arches of the foot, and around the malleoli, and mold a posterior bulge for the Achilles tendon.

Smooth the cast along the entire anteromedial border of the tibia.