Distal Tibia Nonunions

Lori K. Reed, Matthew A Mormino

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Abstract

Although tibia metaphyseal nonunion is rare, its treatment is often complex. The merits of related management techniques are discussed. These techniques include: intramedullary nailing, fine wire fixation, and blade plate reconstruction, which is the method preferred by the authors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)725-735
Number of pages11
JournalFoot and Ankle Clinics
Volume13
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2008

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Keywords

  • Distal
  • Malunions
  • Nonunions
  • Tibia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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Distal Tibia Nonunions. / Reed, Lori K.; Mormino, Matthew A.

In: Foot and Ankle Clinics, Vol. 13, No. 4, 01.12.2008, p. 725-735.

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Reed, Lori K. ; Mormino, Matthew A. / Distal Tibia Nonunions. In: Foot and Ankle Clinics. 2008 ; Vol. 13, No. 4. pp. 725-735.
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