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Heitor Okanobo, Bharti Khurana, Scott Sheehan, Alejandra Duran-Mendicuti, Afshin Arianjam, Stephen Ledbetter
Ankle injuries occur in a predictable sequence, allowing a logical understanding of their classification once the injury mechanism is recognized. The Lauge-Hansen classification system was developed on the basis of the mechanism of trauma and is useful for guiding treatment. Three radiographic views of the ankle (anteroposterior, mortise, and lateral) are necessary to classify an injury with the Lauge-Hansen system. Two additional criteria are also necessary: the position of the foot at the time of injury and the direction of the deforming force...
March 2012: Radiographics: a Review Publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc
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