Operative Techniques: Foot and Ankle Surgery - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780323482349, 9780323511919

Operative Techniques: Foot and Ankle Surgery

2nd Edition

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Authors: Glenn Pfeffer Mark Easley Beat Hintermann Andrew Sands Alastair Younger
eBook ISBN: 9780323511919
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323482349
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 15th August 2017
Page Count: 704

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Table of Contents


1. Hallux Valgus Correction with Modified Chevron Osteotomy

2. Scarf Osteotomy for Correction of Hallux Valgus

3. Hallux Valgus correction with Metatarsal Opening Wedge and Proximal Phalangeal Osteotomies

4. Modified "Lapidus" Procedure—Tarsometatarsal Corrective Osteotomy and Fusion with First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Correction and Realignment

5. Proximal Long Oblique (Ludloff) First Metatarsal Osteotomy with Distal Soft Tissue Procedure

6. Revision Hallux valgus surgery

7. Correction of Acquired Hallux Varus

8. Arthroscopy of the Great Toe

9. Hallux Rigidus: Cheilectomy with and without a Dorsiflexion Phalangeal Osteotomy

10. Interpositional arthroplasy of great toe

11. Polyvinyl alcohol hemiarthroplasty for first MTP arthritis

12. Arthrodesis of the Great Toe Metatarsophalangeal Joint 

13. Arthroscopic fusion of the great toe

14. Forefoot Reconstruction for Rheumatoid Disease 

15. Fifth Metatarsal Osteotomy for Correction of Bunionette Deformity 

16. Plantar plate repair of the first MTP joint (Turf toe)

17. Plantar Plate Repair for Subluxed MTP

18. Morton’s Neuroma

19. Revision Surgery through a Plantar Approach for Recurrent Interdigital Neuroma 

20. Metatarsal Lengthening

21. Internal Fixation of the Hallux Sesamoid Bone of the Hallux


22. Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Lisfranc/Tarsometatarsal Injuries 

23. Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Navicular and Cuboid Fractures 

24. Fractures of the Proximal Fifth Metatarsal (Jones’ or Stress Fracture)

25. Meuller-Weiss Treated with Limited Fusion

26. Meuller-Weiss Treated with Pan-Navicular Fusion

27. Charcot Neuropathy of the Midfoot 

28. Painful Accessory Navicular: Augmented Kidner Procedure with Flexor Digitorum Longus Transfer

29. Painful Accessory Navicular Treated with Fusion Of the Synchondrosis

30. Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction

31. Spring Ligament Repair with Suture Tape Augmentation

32. The ZEVO Calcaneal Osteotomy for for Pes Plano Abducto Valgus

33. Lateral Calcaneal Lengthening Osteotomy for Supple Adult Flatfoot


34. Cavovarus Correction in Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease 

35. Z-Osteotomy for varus heel

36. Calcaneus Fractures: Treatment Using Extensile Lateral Approach and ORIF

37. Intra-articular Calcaneus Fractures

38. Non-extensile techniques for treatment of calcaneus fractures

39. Sinus tarsi approach for calcaneal fractures - Perspective I

40. Percutaneous fixation of talus fracture

41. Arthroscopic Talus fracture fixation

42. Arthroscopy of the Subtalar Joint 

43. Distraction subtalar fusion

44. Triple Arthrodesis 

45. Single Medial Approach for Triple Arthrodesis

46. The valgus malaligned triple, with subtalar and transverse tarsal deformity


47. Ankle arthroscopy from a posterior approach

48. Osteochondral Lesion of the Ankle—OATS Procedure

49. Vascularized bone graft for extended osteochondral lesion of talus

50. Anterior Ankle Impingement

51. Realignment Surgery for Valgus Ankle Osteoarthritis

52. Osteotomies for the Correction of Varus Ankle

53. Arthroscopic Ankle Arthrodesis

54. Rigid Fixation for Ankle Arthrodesis Using Double Plating

55. Ankle Arthrodesis Using Ring/Multiplanar External Fixation

56. Tibiotalocalcaneal Fusion with a Retrograde Intramedullary Nail

57. Total Ankle Arthroplasty: Three-Component Design (HINTEGRA Prosthesis)

58. Total Ankle Arthroplasty through a lateral approach (Zimmer Prosthesis)

59. Salvage of Failed Total Ankle Arthroplasty

60. Ankle Arthrodesis with Large Screw Fixation for Salvage of the Failed Total Ankle Arthroplasty 

61. Salvage of Ankle Large Bony Defect with Spinal Cage

62. Charcot Ankle Fractures

63. Percutaneous Lateral Ligament Reconstruction

64. Modified Brostrom Procedure for Lateral Ankle Laxity

65. Lateral Ankle Ligament Reconstruction Using Plantaris Autograft

66. Salvage of a Failed Lateral Ligament Repair

67. Peroneal Tendon Tears: Débridement and Repair

68. Peroneal tendinopathy with allograft

69. Chronic Peroneal Tendon Subluxation-Dislocation

70. Ligament Reconstruction for Chronic Medial Ankle Instability 

71. Calcaneoplasty for Insertional Tendinopathy of Achilles Tendon

72. Arthroscopic Trimaleolar Ankle Fracture with Fibular Nail

73. Malunion of Fibula Fracture


74. Posterior Tibial Tendon Transfer for Footdrop

75. Achilles Tendon Reconstruction with Flexor Hallucis Longus Transfer Augmentation

76. Calf (Gastrocnemius) Release for Equinus Contracture

77. Proximal Tibia Bone Graft 

78. Anterior Leg Compartment Release for Exertional Compartment Syndrome


Part of the practical, highly illustrated Operative Techniques series, this fully revised title by Drs. Glenn B. Pfeffer, Mark Easley, Beat Hintermann, Andrew Sands, and Alastair Younger brings you up to speed with must-know surgical techniques in today’s foot and ankle surgery. Step-by-step, evidence-based guidance, including numerous videos online, walks you through new procedures and modifications to existing procedures, as well as tips for improving patient outcomes and much more.

Key Features

    • Provides expert coverage of total ankle arthroplasty, revision surgery, and post-operative care and expected outcomes.
    • Focuses on quick access to essential information, using an up-to-date, clean layout; a bulleted, highly templated format; and large, full-color intraoperative photos and illustrations.
    • Presents essential information often overlooked in other procedural guides, such as positioning, exposures, instrumentation, and implants.
    • Discusses pearls and pitfalls with an emphasis on optimizing outcomes to refine your technique and learn the experts’ approach to getting the best results.


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    About the Authors

    Glenn Pfeffer

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director, Foot and Ankle Center, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Mark Easley

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Orthopaedic Surgeon, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA

    Beat Hintermann

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Division Head, Orthopaedic-Trauma Division, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Basel, Switzerland

    Andrew Sands

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Orthopedic Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York

    Alastair Younger

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor, BC Foot and Ankle Clinic, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada