Tightrope fixation of ankle syndesmosis injuries: clinical outcome, complications and technique modification.
AffiliationDepartment of Orthopaedics, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, Ireland. firstname.lastname@example.org
Fracture Fixation, Internal
Recovery of Function
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CitationTightrope fixation of ankle syndesmosis injuries: clinical outcome, complications and technique modification. 2012, 43 (6):838-42 Injury
AbstractAnkle syndesmotic injuries are complex and require anatomic reduction and fixation. Tightrope fixation is a relatively new technique and we present the largest series of syndesmosis fixation using Arthrex Tightrope™ (Naples, FL, USA).
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