Is there any value to arthroscopic debridement of ankle osteoarthritis and impingement?

Journal Article (Review)

This article summarizes the current literature regarding the use of arthroscopy for the various types of ankle osteoarthritis with impingement symptoms. Discussion includes the role of diagnostic arthroscopy and adjunctive use of arthroscopy with other modalities. The section on the authors' preferred technique describes our current operative and perioperative strategies in detail.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Phisitkul, P; Tennant, JN; Amendola, A

Published Date

  • September 2013

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 18 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 449 - 458

PubMed ID

  • 24008211

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-1934

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1083-7515

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.fcl.2013.06.004

Language

  • eng