Inverted Z-scarf osteotomy for hallux valgus deformity correction: intermediate-term results in 55 patients.

The Z-scarf osteotomy is used for hallux valgus deformity correction by foot and ankle surgeons worldwide. Inverting the Z-scarf osteotomy configuration strengthens the construct in both sawbone and cadaver models, but clinical results of this configuration have not been reported in the literature. This retrospective study evaluates the subjective and… CONTINUE READING