Validity of the anteroposterior talocalcaneal angle to assess congenital clubfoot correction.

@article{Ippolito2004ValidityOT,
  title={Validity of the anteroposterior talocalcaneal angle to assess congenital clubfoot correction.},
  author={Ernesto Ippolito and Lucio Fraracci and Pasquale Farsetti and Fernando De Maio},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2004},
  volume={182 5},
  pages={
          1279-82
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The anteroposterior talocalcaneal angle (Kite's angle) is still considered a common parameter for assessing clubfoot correction, although some dissenting opinions about its accuracy have been expressed. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the validity of the anteroposterior talocalcaneal angle for assessing correction of congenital clubfoot in adults who received the treatment as children. SUBJECTS AND METHODS. The anteroposterior talocalcaneal angle was measured in 48 treated… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 12 CITATIONS