Postoperative incomplete reduction of the sesamoids as a risk factor for recurrence of hallux valgus.

@article{Okuda2009PostoperativeIR,
  title={Postoperative incomplete reduction of the sesamoids as a risk factor for recurrence of hallux valgus.},
  author={Ryuzo Okuda and Mitsuo Kinoshita and Toshito Yasuda and Tsuyoshi Jotoku and Naoshi Kitano and Hiroaki Shima},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={2009},
  volume={91 7},
  pages={1637-45}
}
BACKGROUND It is unknown whether postoperative incomplete reduction of the sesamoids is a risk factor for the recurrence of hallux valgus. The purpose of the present study was to clarify the relationship between the postoperative relative sesamoid position and the recurrence of hallux valgus. METHODS Dorsoplantar weight-bearing radiographs of sixty normal feet (the control group) and sixty-five feet with hallux valgus (the hallux valgus group) in a study of adult women were reviewed. The feet… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 37 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 22 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…