Navicular stress fractures.

Journal Article (Review)

Since the stress fracture of the tarsal navicular was first described in 1970, awareness of the injury has increased, and navicular stress fractures have represented up to 35% of stress fractures in recent series. However, these injuries remain difficult to diagnose and treat because of their often vague clinical presentation and the poor correlation between radiographic and clinical findings.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Jones, MH; Amendola, AS

Published Date

  • January 2006

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 25 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 151 - xi

PubMed ID

  • 16324981

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1556-228X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0278-5919

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.csm.2005.08.007

Language

  • eng