Bone Growth Stimulation for Foot and Ankle Nonunions

Crystal Ramanujam, Ronald Belczyk, Thomas Zgonis

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Abstract

During the last few decades, electrical current stimulation has gone from an investigational modality to an accepted method of treatment to assist with bone healing. This article provides an overview of electrical bone stimulation for nonunions in the foot and ankle.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)607-618
Number of pages12
JournalClinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
Volume26
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2009

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Keywords

  • Ankle
  • Bone growth stimulation
  • Foot
  • Nonunions
  • Revisional surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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Bone Growth Stimulation for Foot and Ankle Nonunions. / Ramanujam, Crystal; Belczyk, Ronald; Zgonis, Thomas.

In: Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Vol. 26, No. 4, 10.2009, p. 607-618.

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Ramanujam, Crystal ; Belczyk, Ronald ; Zgonis, Thomas. / Bone Growth Stimulation for Foot and Ankle Nonunions. In: Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. 2009 ; Vol. 26, No. 4. pp. 607-618.
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