High-energy foot and ankle trauma: principles for formulating an individualized care plan.

@article{Tarkin2008HighenergyFA,
  title={High-energy foot and ankle trauma: principles for formulating an individualized care plan.},
  author={Ivan S. Tarkin and Aaron L Sop and H. -Ch. Pape},
  journal={Foot and ankle clinics},
  year={2008},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={
          705-23
        }
}
Care of the patient with high-energy foot and ankle trauma requires an individualized care plan. Staged treatment respecting the traumatized soft tissue envelope is often advisable. Wound care is a priority, and the vacuum-assisted closure dressing serves an integral role. Before definitive reconstruction, the surgeon needs to develop a treatment plan designed to match the unique personality of the patient and injury. Amputation is considered a rational treatment option for the patient with… CONTINUE READING
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