Tarsometatarsal joint injuries--review of clinical presentation and surgical treatment.

@article{Loh2005TarsometatarsalJI,
  title={Tarsometatarsal joint injuries--review of clinical presentation and surgical treatment.},
  author={S Y Loh and Jia Lin Soon and Willem Verhoeven},
  journal={The Medical journal of Malaysia},
  year={2005},
  volume={60 1},
  pages={71-5}
}
The tarsometatarsal (Lisfranc) joint suffers a spectrum of injuries ranging from solely ligamentous injury to fracture dislocation. The authors evaluated eighteen consecutive patients who underwent surgery for tarsometatarsal joint injuries, utilising 4.5 mm cancellous screws and 1.6 mm K-wires. The outcome of function and anatomical reduction were assessed… CONTINUE READING