Fifth metatarsal avulsion fracture: a rational basis for postoperative treatment


Lacking rational basis for the postoperative treatment of fifth metatarsal avulsion fractures. Biomechanical test of stability of tension banding and screw fixation of fifth metatarsal avulsion fractures in cadaver specimen, sonographic measuring of the maximum cross-section of the peroneus brevis muscle, electromyographic examinations of the activity of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00402-008-0756-x


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