Risks

4 Secondary dislocation

Fig. 18.6. Lateral position on CRP operating table 1150.16 with 2 CRP accessory adapters and lateral positioning cushion for anatomic positioning of the lower arm
D Fig. 18.7. Lateral position on universal operating table with vacuum mat
D Fig. 18.8. Lateral position on universal operating table with lateral positioning cushion and operating table in flex position for neutral position of the spinal cord

18.2 Thigh

18.2.1 Supine position

O Figs. 18.9-18.13. Indications

Ventral, lateral and medial access to the femur for fractures, posttraumatic misalignment, osteitis and tumours.

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