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Chevron Osteotomy Wheeless

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Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
in this procedure, a "V" shaped osteotomy of the distal metatarsal is created, which allows the first MT head to be shifted laterally, correcting the abnormal shape from long standing valgus drift;
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Club Foot Wheeless

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Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
Talipes Equinovarus/Clubfoot
congenital clubfoot is a structural foot deformity that is present at birth;
- there is in utero malalignment of the talocalcaneal, talonavicular and calcaneocuboid joints;
- articular malalignments are fixed by contracted joint capsules, ligaments, and contracted foot and...
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Diabetic Foot Ulcerations

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/456305

Standard, Appropriate, and Advanced Care and Medical-Legal Considerations: Part One -- Diabetic Foot Ulcerations from Wounds Posted 06/09/2003 Gerit Mulder, DPM, MS, David Armstrong, DPM, Susie Seaman, MSN, NP, CETN Abstract and Introduction Abstract Administration of prompt and appropriate care for diabetic foot ulcerations is necessary to reduce complications, which may lead to limb loss. An...
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East Lancashire Foot and Ankle Hyperbook

Location: http://www.foothyperbook.com/

Background material on most foot and ankle problems along with current policy on their assessment and management
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Freibergs Disease Wheeless

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- anterior metatarsalgia that involves head of second metatarsal; - occurs during the growth spurt at puberty - most are female; - caused by avascular necrosis of the metatarsal head; - from repetitive stress with microfractures at the junction of...
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Giant Cell Tumor of the Tendon Sheath

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Introduction Relevant Anatomy And Contraindications Workup Treatment Outcome And Prognosis Pictures Bibliography Introduction Giant cell tumors of the tendon sheath are the second most common tumors of the hand, with simple ganglion cysts being the most common. Chassaignac first described these benign soft-tissue masses in 1852, and he overstated their biologic potential...
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Girdlestone Taylor Procedure Wheeless

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Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
this procedure allows long toe flexors to behave like intrinsic muscles producing active plantar flexion at MP joints & extension at IP joint; - indicated for flexible hammer toes and claw toes;
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Hallux Rigidus and Cheilectomy Wheeless

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Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
hallux rigidus results from degenerative changes at the first MTP joint; - this may be more disabling than hallux valgus, because pt is unable to achieve relief even when not wearing shoes; - it is a frequent complaint of runners; ...
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Hammer Toes Wheeless

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Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
term describes abnormal flexion posture of PIP joint of one of lesser 4 toes;
- the hammer toe deformity is similar to the curly toe deformity but is not malrotated;
- flexion deformity of PIP may be fixed or supple;
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Keller Procedure Wheeless

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Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
procedure combines soft tissue release and removal of the medial eminence with resection of the proximal end of the proximal phalanx;
- complications include transfer metatarsalgia (helped with MP bar), recurrence (reduced w/ medullary pin and splinting), ...
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Kohler Disease I Wheeless

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Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
Discussion: - self limiting avasulcar necrosis of the navicular; - usually unilateral and affects children, most often boys; - onset is at age 4 in boys and age 5 in girls; - navicular is...
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