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Repair of Bimalleolar Ankle Fracture

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Abiola Atanda, Kenneth Egol, Nina Fisher, Stephanie Swensen

The incidence of ankle fractures is rapidly increasing in geriatric populations. Of the 4 fracture patterns described by the Lauge- Hansen classification system, supination-external rotation (SER) account for the majority of ankle fractures. This video, shot on an iPhone 6S, demonstrates surgical repair of a supination-external rotation type 4 ankle fracture in a geriatric patient.