Treatment of posttraumatic equinus deformity and concomitant soft tissue defects of the heel.

@article{Shu2011TreatmentOP,
  title={Treatment of posttraumatic equinus deformity and concomitant soft tissue defects of the heel.},
  author={Hengsheng Shu and Baotong Ma and Shilian Kan and Hongchuan Wang and Heng Shao and John Tracy Watson},
  journal={The Journal of trauma},
  year={2011},
  volume={71 6},
  pages={1699-704}
}
BACKGROUND To evaluate the operative method and clinical outcome for the treatment of posttraumatic equinus deformity and concomitant soft tissue defect of the heel. METHODS Between June 2006 and May 2010, seven cases of posttraumatic equinus deformity and concomitant unstable scar or ulcer of the heels were treated by using a hinged Ilizarov apparatus… CONTINUE READING