Outcome of posterior ankle arthroscopy for hindfoot impingement.

@article{Willits2008OutcomeOP,
  title={Outcome of posterior ankle arthroscopy for hindfoot impingement.},
  author={Kevin R Willits and Heleen Sonneveld and A. M. Amendola and James Robert Giffin and Sharon H Griffin and Peter J. Fowler},
  journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={196-202}
}
PURPOSE To provide short-term clinical results of posterior ankle arthroscopy in the treatment of posterior ankle impingement. METHODS This was a retrospective evaluation of the clinical outcomes of posterior ankle arthroscopy in a series of patients with posterior ankle pain. RESULTS Of 23 patients who underwent 24 posterior ankle arthroscopies between July 1998 and February 2004, 15 patients (mean age, 25 years) with 16 posterior ankle arthroscopies were evaluated at a mean follow-up time… CONTINUE READING