The Evolution of Limb Deformity: What Has Changed over the Past Ten Years?

@article{Wilczek2018TheEO,
  title={The Evolution of Limb Deformity: What Has Changed over the Past Ten Years?},
  author={Jessica L Wilczek and Guido Laporta},
  journal={Clinics in podiatric medicine and surgery},
  year={2018},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={
          123-132
        }
}
Limb deformity correction has been widely discussed in orthopedic literature with an increasing interest in technologically based surgical strategies. However, principles described by Ilizarov and Paley still form the basis of these newly developing surgical systems. The recent advances and increased use of computers and mobile devices in the medical arena, along with the application of dynamic hexapod external fixation, have allowed for easier and more convenient strategies, leading to a… CONTINUE READING