Executive Editor: Ernst Raaymakers, Joseph Schatzker, Rick Buckley

Authors: Matthias Hansen, Rodrigo Pesantez

Proximal tibia

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Supine position without 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.

A radiolucent table has to be used when the image intensifier is needed.


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The uninjured leg remains extended.

v2.0 2016-11-21