Surgical Approaches to the Foot and Ankle
McGraw-Hill, Health Professions Divisions, 1994 - Medical - 255 pages
The field of foot and ankle surgery is summarized in this concise and illustrated guide to surgical anatomy and surgical technique. It aims to be a foundation text for anyone working in foot and ankle surgery. Coverage features the latest advances in instrumentation including jigs, clamps, drills and lasers. Most importantly, line illustrations delineate the subtleties of surgical technique and describe pitfalls to be avoided.
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BASICS OF SURGICAL APPROACHES
Management of Diabetic Tissues
Immediate Postoperative Care
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15 blade 2-0 chromic 4-0 nylon suture amputation artery arthrodesis articular cartilage avoid injury bony calcaneus catgut curette cutaneous nerve dissection distal aspect dorsal incision dorsalis pedis dorsalis pedis artery drill bit drill hole elevator excision exostosis exposure fibula fifth metatarsal Figure flap flexor digitorum longus flexor hallucis longus foot and ankle fracture guide pin hallux valgus Inadequate insertion interphalangeal joint irrigation K-wire Kirschner wire lateral aspect ligament long axis longitudinal incision medial and lateral medial malleolus metatarsal head metatarsophalangeal joint nail navicular neurovascular bundle nonweightbearing osteotomy patient periosteum peroneal tendons peroneus brevis placed plain catgut plantar aspect plantar fascia portion posterior facet posterior tibial tendon postoperative wooden shoe procedure proximal phalanx release removed repair resection retinaculum retracted retractors rongeur sagittal saw sheath skin is approximated soft compression dressing soft tissue splints staples subcutaneous tissues subtalar joint superficial nerves sural nerve surfaces surgery surgical approaches suture talus techniques tourniquet vascular