Hallux valgus and first ray mobility. Surgical technique.

  title={Hallux valgus and first ray mobility. Surgical technique.},
  author={M. J. Coughlin and Bertil W Smith},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  volume={90 Suppl 2 Pt 2},
BACKGROUND There have been few prospective studies that have documented the outcome of surgical treatment of hallux valgus deformities. The purpose of this investigation was to evaluate the effect of operative treatment of hallux valgus with use of a proximal crescentic osteotomy and distal soft-tissue repair on the first metatarsophalangeal joint. METHODS All adult patients in whom moderate or severe subluxated hallux valgus deformities had been treated with surgical repair between September… CONTINUE READING
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