Tibialis Anterior Tendon Transfer for Posterior Tibial Tendon Insufficiency

Crystal Ramanujam, John J. Stapleton, Thomas Zgonis

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Abstract

The Cobb procedure is useful for addressing stage 2 posterior tibial tendon dysfunction and is often accompanied by a medial displacement calcaneal osteotomy and/or lateral column lengthening. The Cobb procedure can also be combined with selected medial column arthrodesis and realignment osteotomies along with equinus correction when indicated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)21-28
Number of pages8
JournalClinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
Volume33
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2016

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Keywords

  • Calcaneal osteotomy
  • Cobb
  • Flatfoot
  • Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction
  • Surgery
  • Tibialis anterior tendon

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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