Open dislocation of the interphalangeal joint associated with running barefoot

@article{Schneider2016OpenDO,
  title={Open dislocation of the interphalangeal joint associated with running barefoot},
  author={Hank Joseph Schneider and Rafiq Kanji},
  journal={BMJ Case Reports},
  year={2016},
  volume={2016}
}
A 25-year-old fit healthy man with a body mass index of 25 kg/m2 and no connective tissue disorder, attended our emergency department with an open dislocation of the interphalangeal joint of the hallux. He had been performing warm-up sprints on a textured artificial surface (figure 1) by running the width of the gym repeatedly. While making a turn he experienced severe pain and realised he had … 
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