Ilizarov techniques with limited adjunctive surgical procedures for the treatment of preadolescent recurrent or neglected clubfeet.

@article{Khanfour2013IlizarovTW,
  title={Ilizarov techniques with limited adjunctive surgical procedures for the treatment of preadolescent recurrent or neglected clubfeet.},
  author={Ashraf Ahmad Khanfour},
  journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics. Part B},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={240-8}
}
When choosing the Ilizarov technique for the treatment of recurrent or neglected clubfeet deformity, there was a consensus on the treatment of 3-8-year-old children by the soft-tissue distraction 'bloodless method' either alone or with an adjunctive-limited soft tissue release; whereas, in older children, adjunctive osteotomies were required. Major foot… CONTINUE READING