The role of the reversed oblique radiograph in trauma of the foot and ankle

@article{Geusens2000TheRO,
  title={The role of the reversed oblique radiograph in trauma of the foot and ankle},
  author={Eric A M Geusens and W. Geyskens and Peter P. M. Brys and Heinrich Janzing},
  journal={European Radiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={10},
  pages={476-479}
}
The objective of this study was to demonstrate the statistical significance of a reversed oblique radiograph of the foot in patients with ankle or foot trauma. In 100 consecutive patients a reversed oblique radiograph of the foot was taken in addition to the conventional plain films. Ten of 29 fractures were not visualised on the conventional films of foot and ankle and could only be diagnosed on the reversed oblique film. In 7 of these 10 cases an avulsion fracture at the anterolateral aspect… CONTINUE READING

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