Biomechanical Study Supports Early Weight Bearing After Ankle Fracture Fixation

A biomechanical analysis of a cadaveric model of  early weight bearing in unstable ankle fractures following open reduction and  internal fixation (ORIF) found no occurrence of significant fracture  displacement, hardware failure, or new fracture.

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