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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Hinterwimmer, Stefan; Feucht, Matthias J; Paul, Jochen; Kirchhoff, Chlodwig; Sauerschnig, Martin; Imhoff, Andreas B; Beitzel, Knut 
Title:
Analysis of the effects of high tibial osteotomy on tibial rotation. 
Abstract:
Limited literature reports on internal and external rotation of the distal fragment in the context of valgus open wedge (OW) high tibial osteotomy (HTO). In the authors clinical observation, the distal fragment was always rotated internally in relation to the proximal fragment by the end of the surgical procedure. The purpose was to evaluate the influence of valgus OW-HTO on post-operative tibial torsion.Prospective case series.Fifty patients (10 female, 40 male; mean age 42.1 ± 9.4 years) unde...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Int Orthop 
Year:
2016 
Journal volume:
40 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
1849-54 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0341-2695 
TUM Institution:
Klinik für Unfallchirurgie; Abteilung für Sportorthopädie