[Surgical management of fresh injuries of the outer ligament of the upper ankle joint in local anesthesia].

@article{Kaufner1987SurgicalMO,
  title={[Surgical management of fresh injuries of the outer ligament of the upper ankle joint in local anesthesia].},
  author={H K Kaufner and R Asbach and H O Lindner},
  journal={Aktuelle Traumatologie},
  year={1987},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={157-9}
}
Fresh, isolated external ligament ruptures in adults have been surgically treated almost without exception under local anaesthesia for more than a year now at the Department of Surgery of the Rhenish-Westphalian Technical University (RWTH) at Aachen. No complications due to anaesthesia developed in these 119 patients; all of them expressed great… CONTINUE READING