221. Indikation und Technik der operativen Behandlung von Vorfußverletzungen mit schwerem Weichteilschaden

  title={221. Indikation und Technik der operativen Behandlung von Vorfu{\ss}verletzungen mit schwerem Weichteilschaden},
  author={W. Mutschler and C. Burri and O. Woersdoerfer},
  journal={Langenbecks Archiv f{\"u}r Chirurgie},
  • W. Mutschler, C. Burri, O. Woersdoerfer
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Langenbecks Archiv für Chirurgie
  • SummaryBetween 1980 and 1985, 34 patients with 40 severe injuries of the distal foot were treated operatively. Primary amputation was necessary in 2 of 3 patients who had subtotal amputation. Reconstruction was successful in the third case. The preferred implants were percutaneous Kirschner wires and external fixation, which allows the best alignment. The complications which occurred were 4 infections, 1 pseudoarthrosis, and 1 myoneural deficit necessitating late amputation. The functional… CONTINUE READING