This uncommon fracture is a result of extreme lateral column shortening. Surgery is needed to reestablish length and balance for the foot. Occasionally this presents with sever midfoot trauma such as Lisfranc fractures.
In cases where the comminution does not allow single-bone osteosynthesis, bridge plating or an external fixation construct are indicated.
|ORIF - plate fixation|
|Severely displaced cuboid fracture.|
- Severely displaced cuboid fracture
|Basic surgical experience, no specialized skills|
|Some specialized surgical experience|
|Highly experienced and skilled surgeon|
|Basic equipment only|
|Simple surgical and imaging resources|
|Full specialized surgical and imaging resources|