Early weight-bearing after percutaneous reduction and screw fixation for low-energy lisfranc injury.

@article{Wagner2013EarlyWA,
  title={Early weight-bearing after percutaneous reduction and screw fixation for low-energy lisfranc injury.},
  author={Emilio Wagner and Cristian J Ortiz and Ignacio E Villal{\'o}n and Andr{\'e}s Keller and Pablo Wagner},
  journal={Foot & ankle international},
  year={2013},
  volume={34 7},
  pages={978-83}
}
BACKGROUND Anatomic restoration and postoperative rehabilitation of displaced fracture-dislocations of the tarsometatarsal junction of the foot are essential. Our objective was to report percutaneous reduction and screw fixation results in low-energy Lisfranc fracture dislocation injuries that were treated with early weight-bearing and rehabilitation. METHODS We retrospectively evaluated patients with low-energy Lisfranc injuries who underwent surgery between May 2007 and April 2011. The… CONTINUE READING