Short to midterm clinical and radiographic outcomes of the Salto total ankle prosthesis.

@article{Nodzo2014ShortTM,
  title={Short to midterm clinical and radiographic outcomes of the Salto total ankle prosthesis.},
  author={Scott R Nodzo and Michael P Miladore and Nathan B. Kaplan and Christopher A. Ritter},
  journal={Foot & ankle international},
  year={2014},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={22-9}
}
BACKGROUND Total ankle arthroplasty (TAA) has become an increasingly effective treatment option for tibiotalar arthritis. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the short to midterm clinical and radiographic outcomes of the Salto fixed bearing total ankle prosthesis. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the radiographs and patient records of 74 consecutive patients with 75 TAA implants from January 2007 to April 2011. The average age was 60.6 years (range, 41-82) with 41 females and 33… CONTINUE READING