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Hallux Valgus: Demographics, Etiology, and Radiographic Assessment
Background The purpose of the study was to preoperatively evaluate the demographics, etiology, and radiographic findings associated with moderate and severe hallux valgus deformities in adult… Expand
Hallux valgus--etiology, anatomy, treatment and surgical considerations.
The etiology of hallux valgus, method of patient selection, technique of carrying out a modified McBride procedure, and possible surgical pitfalls associated with the procedure are discussed. The… Expand
Surgery of the Foot and Ankle
General consideration principles of examination imaging conservative treatment peripheral anaesthesia the forefoot lesser toe deformities the sesamoids and accessory bones of the foot neurologic… Expand
Rheumatoid Forefoot Reconstruction. A Long-Term Follow-up Study*
- M. Coughlin
- The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
- 1 March 2000
Background: The purpose of the present study was to assess the results of reconstruction of the rheumatoid forefoot with arthrodesis of the metatarsophalangeal joint of the great toe, resection… Expand
Hallux rigidus. Grading and long-term results of operative treatment.
BACKGROUND There have been few long-term studies documenting the outcome of surgical treatment of hallux rigidus. The purposes of this report were to evaluate the long-term results of the operative… Expand
Angular Measurements in the Evaluation of Hallux Valgus Deformities: A Report of the Ad Hoc Committee of the American Orthopædic Foot & Ankle Society on Angular Measurements
This ad hoc committee was appointed to evaluate the methods of measurement in quantitating preand postoperative hallux valgus angles and make recommendations. The previous AOFAS research committee… Expand
Operative Repair of the Fixed Hammertoe Deformity
Sixty-three patients (118 toes) were evaluated at an average 61 month follow-up following PIP resection arthroplasty for a fixed hammertoe deformity. The deformity involved the second toe in 35%, the… Expand
Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint as salvage for the failed Keller procedure.
Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint was performed in eleven patients (sixteen feet) after a Keller procedure had failed. Multiple intramedullary threaded Steinmann pins were used to… Expand
Comparison of Radiographs and CT Scans in the Prospective Evaluation of the Fusion of Hindfoot Arthrodesis
Background: This prospective study compared radiographs and CT scans for the quantitative evaluation of healing of hindfoot arthrodeses. Methods: Patients undergoing subtalar or triple arthrodesis… Expand