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Distal Femoral Osteotomy Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/distal_femoral_osteotomy

- degenerative valgus deformity of knee is less common than varus deformity;
- genu valgum is more common in pts w/ history of trauma, RA, renal osteodystrophy, rickets, or infantile poliomyelitis;
Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
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A 10 year follow-up study after Roux-Elmslie-Trillat treatment for cases of patellar instability

Location: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2474/12/48/abstract

Conclusions The Roux-Elmslie-Trillat procedure could be recommended in cases presenting with an increased q-angle, trochlea dysplasia or failed soft tissue surgery. In the present study the majority of patients report a return to previous sporting activity ten years after surgery.
A 10 year follow-up study after Roux-Elmslie-Trillat treatment for cases of patellar...
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Birth- Rotation angulation metacarpal osteotomies to construct pinch position

Location: http://www.e-hand.com/img/img00062.htm

This child's hypoplastic hand had two actively functioning digits and a third, flail ulnar digit. The two working fingers were separated at the level of the metacarpal bases and repositioned to face each other to allow a simple pinch function, using single step rotation angulation osteotomies and an inguinal flap...
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Combined autologous chondrocyte implantation ACI with supra-condylar femoral varus osteotomy following lateral growth-plate damage in an adolescent knee

Location: http://www.smarttjournal.com/content/3/1/5

Abstract We report the 8-year clinical and radiographic outcome of an adolescent patient with a large osteochondral defect of the lateral femoral condyle, and ipsilateral genu valgum secondary to an epiphyseal injury, managed with autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI) and supracondylar re-alignment femoral osteotomy. Long-term clinical success was achieved using this method,...
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Distal Femoral Varus Osteotomy VuMedi

Location: http://www.vumedi.com/node/143892

8 min technique video - Distal Femoral Varus Osteotomy: Unloading the Lateral Compartment By: David Backstein
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Femoral Osteotomies The Bone School

Location: http://boneschool.com.au/lower-limb/hip/femoral-osteotomies

Rationale:
Most OA is 2° to pre-existing disease
- predisposes to articular cartilage failure
- Failure of cartilage can be halted by decrease in load
- osteotomy corrects the underlying deformity
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Femoral Osteotomy eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic85.htm

Fragomen & Rozbruch 2006
Proximal femoral osteotomy is currently commonly used for adults in the treatment of hip fracture nonunions and malunions and in cases of congenital and acquired hip deformities.
Synonyms and related keywords: varus derotational osteotomy, VDO, coxa vara, shepherd's crook deformity, femur deformity, nonunion, malunion, osteotomy, Ilizarov, internal...
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Modified Rotational Scarf Osteotomy VuMedi

Location: http://www.vumedi.com/node/77123

3 min technique video - Modified Rotational Scarf Osteotomy By: John G Kennedy
A modified rotational scarf osteotomy with lateral soft tissue release and Akin osteotomy.
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The Ilizarov' Method and Closed High Tibial Osteotomy for Correc-tion of Genu Varum and Genu Valgum

Location: http://web.archive.org/web/20040507032314/http://www.ilizarovjordan.com/press3.html

We present retrospective analysis of 31 cases (46 segments) of valgus and varus shin deformity correction by using HTO with consequential wedge bone regenerate formation by Ilizrov technique. Web Archive copy
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Use of embedded strain gages for the in-vitro study of proximal tibial cancellous bone deformation during knee flexion-extension movement

Location: http://www.josr-online.com/content/6/1/12

Conclusions Results show that the methodology is reproducible within a range of 10%. This method has been developed to allow analysis the indirect reflect of deformation variations in CBTPE before and after distal femoral osteotomies. The first results of the valgum and varum deformation show that our methodology allows this kind...
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