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Void Filler in Opening Wedge Osteotomies Around the Knee

  • Asif Parkar
  • Philip Pastides
  • Raghbir S. Khakha
  • Matt DawsonEmail author
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Abstract

Opening wedge osteotomy around the knee is a safe, effective and satisfactory surgical technique used in active patients in order to restore coronal and sometimes sagittal alignment in the management of osteoarthritis and other conditions.

Keywords

Void filler High tibial osteotomy Bone wedge Bone allograft Osteotomy healing Osteotomy non-union Synthetic bone wedge Complications of osteotomy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Asif Parkar
    • 1
  • Philip Pastides
    • 2
  • Raghbir S. Khakha
    • 2
  • Matt Dawson
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Locum Consultant Trauma & OrthopaedicsQueens HospitalLondonUK
  2. 2.Guys and St Thomas HospitalLondonUK
  3. 3.North Cumbria University HospitalCumbriaUK

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