Executive Editor: Ernst Raaymakers, Joseph Schatzker

Authors: Matthias Hansen, Rodrigo Pesantez

Proximal tibia

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Glossary

Supine position

Prepare the limb from the ankle to the groin and drape the foot which will allow free mobility of the whole limb. Place a sterile pack under the knee to maintain 30 degrees of flexion.

Supine position, no knee support

Supine position, no knee support

Place the patient supine. Prepare the limb from the ankle to the groin and drape the foot. This will allow full knee flexion. Place the patient supine.

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