Classification of relapse pattern in clubfoot treated with Ponseti technique

@inproceedings{Bhaskar2013ClassificationOR,
  title={Classification of relapse pattern in clubfoot treated with Ponseti technique},
  author={Atul R Bhaskar and Piyush Patni},
  booktitle={Indian journal of orthopaedics},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Relapse of clubfoot deformity following correction by Ponseti technique is not uncommon. The relapsed feet progress from flexible to rigid if left untreated and can become as severe as the initial deformity. No definitive classification exists to assess a relapsed clubfoot. Some authors have used the Pirani score to rate the relapse while others have used descriptive terms. The purpose of this study is to analyze the relapse pattern in clubfeet that have undergone treatment with the… CONTINUE READING