[Stabilization of interligamentous valgus procedure in tibial head osteotomy using staples].


In patients with painful post-traumatic or idiopathic varus gonarthrosis we perform interligamentous valgization osteotomy of the tibial head if arthroscopy shows the lateral joint surfaces to be in sufficiently good condition. Between 1989 and 1993, a total of 75 osteotomies were performed in symptomatic varus gonarthrosis, including 52 cases of idiopathic… (More)