The offset V modification of the Chevron bunionectomy: a retrospective study.

@article{Fox1992TheOV,
  title={The offset V modification of the Chevron bunionectomy: a retrospective study.},
  author={I M Fox and M Cuttic and P Demarco},
  journal={The Journal of foot surgery},
  year={1992},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={615-20}
}
This is a retrospective study of two different types of fixation for the offset-V modification of the Chevron (Austin) bunionectomy for correction of hallux abducto valgus deformity. Both screw fixation and Kirschner wire fixation were evaluated radiographically for hallux abductus angle, intermetatarsal angle, proximal articular set angle, tibial sesamoid position, and first metatarsal length. In addition, charts were reviewed for complications selective to each type of fixation… CONTINUE READING