Outcome after Fluoroscopic Guided Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Kirschner Wire Fixation of Lisfranc Joint Injuries

Abstract

The tarsometatarsal joint injuries are also named as Lisfranc joint injuries after Jacques Lisfranc, a surgeon in Napoleon’s army described an amputation through the joint for gangrenous injuries of the forefoot [1]. Fracture dislocations of the Lisfranc (tarsometatarsal) joints of foot are uncommon but serious injuries, with high potential for chronic… (More)

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