Two Year Outcomes of Minimally Invasive Hallux Valgus Surgery

Publication date: Available online 13 October 2017 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Chloe Xiaoyun Chan, Jonathan Zhi-Wei Gan, Hwei Chi Chong, Inderjeet Rikhraj Singh, Sean Yung Chuan Ng, Kevin Koo Background We report our experience with the Minimally Invasive Chevron Akin (MICA) technique for correcting Hallux Valgus, and evaluate its effectiveness and associated complications. Methods Case series of 13 feet with mild to moderate symptomatic hallux valgus treated surgically from July 2013 to December 2014, with at least 48-months follow-up. Patients were assessed pre-operatively and post-operatively with radiographical measurements (Hallux Valgus Angle (HVA) and Intermetatarsal Angle (IMA)) and clinical scores (American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 36-Item Short Form Health Survery (SF-36), Visual Analog Scale (VAS))

Publication date: Available online 13 October 2017 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Chloe Xiaoyun Chan, Jonathan Zhi-Wei Gan, Hwei Chi Chong, Inderjeet Rikhraj Singh, Sean Yung Chuan Ng, Kevin Koo Background We report our experience with the Minimally Invasive Chevron Akin (MICA) technique for correcting Hallux Valgus, and evaluate its effectiveness and associated complications. Methods Case series of 13 feet with mild to moderate symptomatic hallux valgus treated surgically from July 2013 to December 2014, with at least 48-months follow-up. Patients were assessed pre-operatively and post-operatively with radiographical measurements (Hallux Valgus Angle (HVA) and Intermetatarsal Angle (IMA)) and clinical scores (American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS), 36-Item Short Form Health Survery (SF-36), Visual Analog Scale (VAS))

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Two Year Outcomes of Minimally Invasive Hallux Valgus Surgery