Correction of tailor's bunion with the Boesch technique: a retrospective study.

@article{Legenstein2007CorrectionOT,
  title={Correction of tailor's bunion with the Boesch technique: a retrospective study.},
  author={Robert Legenstein and Johannes Bonomo and Wolfgang W. Huber and Peter Boesch},
  journal={Foot & ankle international},
  year={2007},
  volume={28 7},
  pages={799-803}
}
BACKGROUND The Boesch technique(1,2) is a minimally-invasive and time-saving subcutaneous subcapital metatarsal osteotomy. Since 1984, we have been using this osteotomy technique for patients with a symptomatic tailor's bunion in whom conservative treatment has failed. This distal osteotomy is stabilized by a combination of a Kirschner wire and a special dressing. The results of this technique in patients with symptomatic tailor's bunion were reviewed. METHODS Between March, 1998, and June… CONTINUE READING