Executive Editor: Chris Colton

Authors: Florian Gebhard, Phil Kregor, Chris Oliver

Distal femur Partial articular fracture, lateral condyle, sagittal fragmentary

General considerations

In general, operative reduction and fixation of all intraarticular fractures is mandatory in order to restore good knee function.
The aim is absolute stability, with anatomical restoration, of the articular surface and early active mobilization of the joint.

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