Recurrent subluxation of the peroneal tendons.

  title={Recurrent subluxation of the peroneal tendons.},
  author={Nicola Maffulli and Nicholas Antonio Ferran and Francesco Oliva and Vittorino Testa},
  journal={Sports medicine},
  volume={36 10},
BACKGROUND Recurrent peroneal tendon subluxation is uncommon. HYPOTHESIS The authors tested the null hypothesis that there are no differences between preoperative and postoperative status after anatomical repair of the superior peroneal retinaculum. STUDY DESIGN Case series; Level of evidence, 4. METHODS In the period 1996 to 2001, the authors operated on 14 patients (all men; mean age, 25.3 +/- 6.3 years; range, 18-37 years) with traumatic recurrent unilateral peroneal tendon subluxation… CONTINUE READING