Early results of distal metatarsal osteotomy with K-wire fixation in the treatment of tailor's bunion


akman b., şahin a., turan y., ÖZKAN K.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.45, no.6, pp.431-436, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.3944/aott.2011.2483
  • Title of Journal : ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.431-436

Abstract

Objective: Tailor's bunion deformity is a lateral side bone and soft tissue prominence of the fifth metatarsal bone. The aim of our study was to assess the clinical and radiographic results of distal metatarsal osteotomies in patients with tailor's bunion deformity.