Pediatric Fractures of the Foot and Ankle

Vasilios D. Polyzois, Elias Vasiliadis, Thomas Zgonis, Angelos Ayazi, Andreas Gkiokas, Alexandros E. Beris

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Abstract

Distal tibial physeal injuries are common in children, accounting for 10% to 40% of all injuries to skeletally immature patients. This article describes the classification, treatment, and complications of distal tibial fractures, fractures of the talus and calcaneus, midfoot and tarsometatarsal injuries, metatarsal fractures, and fractures of the phalanges in children.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)241-255
Number of pages15
JournalClinics in podiatric medicine and surgery
Volume23
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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