The Hallux, An Issue of Foot and Ankle Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437704754

The Hallux, An Issue of Foot and Ankle Clinics, Volume 14-1

1st Edition

Authors: John Campbell
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437704754
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th March 2009
Page Count: 240

Description

This issue will explore a variety of topics concerning the hallux and first ray exclusive of hallux valgus. A large portion will focus on hallux rigidus, including etiology, pathomechanics, nonoperative management, and various surgical techniques. Other chapters will address iatrogenic problems, including osteonecrosis, malunion and shortening of the first metatarsal, and nerve disorders of the hallux. Additional topics include hallux varus, sesamoid disorders, and arthroscopy of the first metatarsophalangeal joint. The invited authors are international experts who will review the relevant pathophysiology, treatment options, and clinical outcomes in order to guide the surgeon to appropriately manage patients with these challenging problems.


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437704754

About the Authors

John Campbell Author