TITLE

THE EXTRUDED TALUS: RESULTS OF REIMPLANTATION

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2006, Vol. 88-A Issue 11, p2418
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study on the treatment of patients who had open injuries of the talus. Among orthopedic surgeons there is a general lack of consensus on how to handle an extruded talus. By studying the results of numerous operations that were done on patients, it was found that it is safe to attempt to salvage an extruded talus without great likelihood of infection.
ACCESSION #
25882763

 

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