Total ankle replacement for the varus unstable osteoarthritic ankle

Bom Soo Kim, Jin Woo Lee

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Total ankle replacement for a varus unstable ankle is challenging but feasible. Clinical outcomes are satisfactory when the ankle is placed on a stable, plantigrade foot. The keys to successful replacement include optimal ligament balancing and correction of all associated deformities. Therefore, the surgeon must have a thorough understanding of the associated deformities and the appropriate surgical armamentarium to address them.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)157-164
Number of pages8
JournalTechniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Dec

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine


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