Surgical Arthroscopic Anatomy

  • Miki Dalmau-Pastor
  • Jordi Vega
  • Francesc Malagelada
  • Maria Cristina Manzanares


Foot and ankle arthroscopy continues to evolve, and a thorough knowledge of relevant anatomy is important to avoid complications. For this purpose, we have focused this chapter in the anatomy of the main arthroscopic areas in the foot and ankle: the joint, subtalar joint and first metatarsophalangeal joint.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Miki Dalmau-Pastor
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Jordi Vega
    • 1
    • 4
  • Francesc Malagelada
    • 5
  • Maria Cristina Manzanares
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of Arthroscopic and Surgical Anatomy, Department of Pathology and Experimental Therapeutics (Human Anatomy Unit)University of BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.Manresa Health Science School, University of Vic – Central University of Catalonia, VicBarcelonaSpain
  3. 3.GRECMIP (Groupe de Recherche et d’Etude en Chirurgie Mini-Invasive du Pied et de la Cheville)MerignacFrance
  4. 4.Foot and Ankle UnitHospital Quirón BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  5. 5.Foot and Ankle Unit, Orthopaedic and Trauma SurgeryHeatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals, Frimley Health NHS Trust, AscotBerkshireUK

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