Published on July 10, 2014
PowerPoint Presentation: Types and Causes of Ankle Fractures! PowerPoint Presentation: Too much pressure on ankle joints results to sudden fractures. Malleolus, bimalleolar and posterior malleolus are few crucial ankle fractures that can only be fixed by professional podiatrists. PowerPoint Presentation: The Best Known: Top 5 Ankle Fractures 1 . Bimalleolar : It is mainly caused when two ankle bones are found fractured. This issue often leads to unstable ankle and if it proper treatment is not applied on time, the patient may wobble during walking for the rest of their lives. In podiatry, bimalleolar fracture is said to be a combination of medial malleolus and lateral malleolus fractures. 2 . Medial Malleolus : This is a fracture of distal tibia, which is similar to fibula’s lateral malleolus type of fracture 3 . Posterior Malleolus : This is rare when the tibia’s original bony protrusion is scanned to be broken. 4 . Lateral Malleolus : Lateral malleolus is the meeting point of fibula and talus. The whole set up is located outside of the leg. 5 . Trimalleolar fractures : When all the malleoli is traced to be broken then it is termed as trimalleolar fracture by podiatrists. If proper treatment is not offered on time, it can cause serious trouble in future. PowerPoint Presentation: Top Causes of sudden Ankle Fractures 1.Ankle Twist or Roll : Accidents never happen with prior notice! Often the worst suffered come across with ankle twists while they suddenly fall from staircases, trains, or even from any height. They will definitely feel extreme pain and rush to doctors. On the next stage they are sent to foot doctors, who after scanning learn the exact type of ankle fracture. 2.Over stress on the Ankles : Often overweight issues cause this trouble. Besides, during unexpected accidents, the ankles can get chocked and broke. 3.Overextension on the joints : High heels may cause such troubles. Fashioner women are strict about their get up and their shoes of course. But the 6” pencil heel may cause accidents as well. Some of the worst affected are diagnosed with ankle fractures. Therefore, people should take proper precautions to avoid any kind of accidents that may cause severe harm to them.