• Published 2012

〈 Clinical Research 〉 Minimally Invasive Osteotomy for Symptomatic Bunionette Deformity Is Not Advisable for Severe Deformities A Critical Retrospective Analysis of the Results

@inproceedings{Waizy2012CR,
  title={〈 Clinical Research 〉 Minimally Invasive Osteotomy for Symptomatic Bunionette Deformity Is Not Advisable for Severe Deformities A Critical Retrospective Analysis of the Results},
  author={Hazibullah Waizy and Gavin Olender and Farhad Mansouri and Thilo Floerkemeier and Christina M. Stukenborg-Colsman},
  year={2012}
}
Bunionette, or tailor's bunion, is a painful protrusion on the plantar and/or lateral aspect of the fifth metatarsal head. Until recently, there have been very good results reported in literature when minimally invasive therapy is used to treat this deformity. In this study, the authors critically review the out- come of patients operated by the min- imal invasive technique. A total of 31 feet were retrospectively reviewed with a mean follow-up of 52 months (range 14-106 months). The results… CONTINUE READING