Lower Extremity Alignment and Ankle Instability

Jorge Batista, Hélder Pereira

Volume 3 | Issue 2 | May – Aug 2018 | Page 38-45


Author: Jorge Batista [1], Hélder Pereira [2].

[1] Centro Artroscopico Jorge Batista SA- Club Atlético Boca Juniors, Argentina
[2] Instituto Superior da Maia, Porto, Portugal.

Address of Correspondence
Dr. Jorge Pablo Batista,
Centro Artroscopico Jorge Batista SA- Club Atlético Boca Juniors, Argentina.
Email: jbatista20@hotmail.com


Abstract

Ankles instabilities are most commonly seen in young individuals who are involved ins ports activites. For most mild and moderate instablities, a varierty of arthroscopic techniques are available. These techniques yield accpetable results in these cases but in cases with severe instablity, the results are not optimal. At times these severe instablities may land up with ankle or subtalar arthritis. Alignment osteotomies play an important role in these cases and present review focusses on presenting the details of the realignment osteotimies.
Keywords: Ankle Instability, realignment osteotomies


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