Tarsometatarsal (Lisfranc) Arthroscopy

  • Hoi Yan Lam
  • Tun Hing Lui
  • Chun Man Ma


The Lapidus procedure was first described in 1934 by Paul Lapidus [1]. This procedure was founded on the ground that hallux valgus was secondary to metatarsus primus varus arising from first tarsometatarsal hypermobility and medially oriented first tarsometatarsal joint.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hoi Yan Lam
    • 1
  • Tun Hing Lui
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
  • Chun Man Ma
    • 6
  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedics and TraumatologyAlice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole HospitalHong KongChina
  2. 2.Department of Orthopaedics and TraumatologyNorth District HospitalHong KongChina
  3. 3.Department of OrthopaedicsSouthern Medical UniversityGuangzhouChina
  4. 4.Institute of Biomedicine and Biotechnology, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology—Chinese Academy of ScienceShenzhenChina
  5. 5.Department of Orthopaedics and TraumatologyChinese University of Hong KongHong KongChina
  6. 6.Department of Orthopaedics and TraumatologyNorth District HospitalHong KongChina

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