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A Comparative Result of Posteromedial Release Versus Posteromedial and Lateral Release for Idiopathic Talipes Equinovarus Using the Cincinnati Incision

  • K. N. Kuo
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Abstract

The surgical management of CTEV deformity has continued to evolve since Brockman1 first published his monograph on congenital clubfoot in 1930. In 1974, when I returned from my pediatric orthopedic fellowship under Lloyd-Roberts in London, I continued the quest for the betterment of clubfoot correction. My personal experience can be divided into my first 8 years of experience with posterior5 and posteromedial13 releases performed through a posteromedial straight line incision as advocated by Lloyd-Roberts,5 and my next 8 years of experience with posteromedial and lateral releases using the Cincinnati incision originally described by Giannestras,3 popularized by Crawford, et al.,2 and detailed by McKay6–8 and Simons.10–12

Keywords

Dial Sonal Clubfoot 

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