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New Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Hajo Thermann
    Pages 1-40
  3. Hajo Thermann
    Pages 41-45
  4. Hajo Thermann
    Pages 47-63
  5. Hajo Thermann
    Pages 65-72
  6. Hajo Thermann
    Pages 73-81
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    Pages 83-103
  8. Hajo Thermann
    Pages 105-108
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  10. Hajo Thermann
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  11. Hajo Thermann
    Pages 137-151
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 153-156

About this book


This book presents in exquisite detail numerous new surgical techniques for the treatment of foot and ankle conditions, as well as the latest refinements of established procedures. All operations are depicted step by step with the aid of superb illustrations, with precise and succinct accompanying descriptions. The author is an expert in the field, with many years of experience, whose goals here are to facilitate the smooth translation of theory into practice and to stimulate further discussions and communications regarding optimal surgical management. The book is already in its second edition in German. Among the key features of this first English edition are the latest advances in arthroscopy, surgical procedures on the Achilles tendon, interventions for treatment of lateral ligament and syndesmotic ankle injuries, surgical interventions on the metatarsophalangeal joint, surgical correction of hindfoot deformities, forefoot surgery, and ankle arthroplasty. The book will be of value for foot and ankle surgeons at all levels.


Minimally invasive foot surgery Arthroscopic foot surgery Foot reconstruction Total ankle replacement Achilles tendon

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Hip, Knee and Foot SurgeryATOS ClinicHeidelbergGermany

About the authors

Hajo Thermann, MD, PhD, is a specialist in knee and foot surgery and trauma surgery and Medical Director of the ATOS Clinic in Heidelberg, Germany. He is also a Professor at Hannover Medical School, where he has lectured since 1993, and Visiting Professor at the 3rd Military University, Chongqing, China. Prof. Thermann is a longstanding member of the management boards of both the European Society of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and the European Foot and Ankle Society. He is an international member of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society and has been a member of the society’s “Biomechanics of the Foot and Ankle” Workgroup since 1995. He is a member of the editorial boards of the European Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery and Foot and Ankle International.

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title New Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Authors Hajo Thermann
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-59673-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-59674-7
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 156
  • Number of Illustrations 7 b/w illustrations, 284 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Surgical Orthopedics
    Traumatic Surgery
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