TITLE

Surgical Correction of Moderate and Severe Hallux Valgus: Proximal Metatarsal Osteotomy with Distal Soft-Tissue Correction and Arthrodesis of the Metatarsophalangeal Joint

AUTHOR(S)
Sammarco, V. James
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2007, Vol. 89-A Issue 11, p2520
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview of the surgical correction of moderate and severe Hallux valgus. Complications of the disease can be avoided by selecting a procedure that provides adequate correction of the intermetatarsal angle and ensuring proper balancing of the first metatarsophalangeal joint through lateral soft-tissue releases and medial joint plication. Arthrodesis should be considered if the likelihood of failure of a standard procedure is high.
ACCESSION #
27430015

 

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