Long-term outcome of ankle arthrodesis.


Journal Article (Review)

The small number of long-term studies performed after successful arthrodesis suggests that most patients are satisfied with their outcomes. Some patients, however, eventually become limited by pain and degenerative changes elsewhere in the foot. Over time, subjacent joint arthritis is highly likely, especially that which involves the subtalar and talonavicular joints. (Fig. 1)

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Muir, DC; Amendola, A; Saltzman, CL

Published Date

  • December 2002

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 7 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 703 - 708

PubMed ID

  • 12516728

Pubmed Central ID

  • 12516728

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1083-7515

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s1083-7515(02)00048-7


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States