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Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Calcaneal Fractures Through a Combined Medial and Lateral Approach Using a Small Incision Technique

  • Michael M. Romash
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Abstract

Principles endure while technology advances. The evaluation and management of calcaneal fractures has evolved as new technology has been used to apply proven principles. Smaller incisions and the use of titanium locking plates designed for the limited incisions to accomplish ORIF of calcaneal fractures represent such an advance.

Keywords

Medial Wall Calcaneal Fracture Subtalar Joint Peroneal Tendon Sinus Tarsus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael M. Romash
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  1. 1.Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center of Hampton RoadsThe Sports Medicine and Orthopedic CenterChesapeakeUSA
  2. 2.United Services University of Health SciencesBethesdaUSA

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