Increased rates of delayed union after percutaneous Akin osteotomy

Publication date: Available online 24 April 2017 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Mario Herrera-Perez, Mariano De Prado-Serrano, María José Gutiérrez-Morales, Juan Boluda-Mengod, José Luis Pais-Brito Background Akin osteotomy is a well-known surgical procedure in forefoot surgery. When performing percutaneously, we have found a lot of delayed unions on follow up X-rays. The objective of this study was to assess the incidence of delayed union when performing a percutaneous Akin osteotomy

Publication date: Available online 24 April 2017 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Mario Herrera-Perez, Mariano De Prado-Serrano, María José Gutiérrez-Morales, Juan Boluda-Mengod, José Luis Pais-Brito Background Akin osteotomy is a well-known surgical procedure in forefoot surgery. When performing percutaneously, we have found a lot of delayed unions on follow up X-rays. The objective of this study was to assess the incidence of delayed union when performing a percutaneous Akin osteotomy

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Increased rates of delayed union after percutaneous Akin osteotomy