Treatment of Lisfranc joint injury: current concepts.

@article{Watson2010TreatmentOL,
  title={Treatment of Lisfranc joint injury: current concepts.},
  author={Troy S. Watson and Paul S. Shurnas and Jacques A Denker},
  journal={The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons},
  year={2010},
  volume={18 12},
  pages={
          718-28
        }
}
Injuries to the tarsometatarsal joint complex, also known as the Lisfranc joint, are relatively uncommon. However, the importance of an accurate diagnosis cannot be overstated. These injuries, especially when missed, may result in considerable long-term disability as the result of posttraumatic arthritis. A high level of suspicion, recognition of the clinical signs of injury, and appropriate radiographic studies are needed for correct diagnosis. When surgery is indicated, closed reduction with… CONTINUE READING

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