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Calcaneal osteotomy with OrthoSolutions FRS Locking Plate

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A Calcaneal locking plate provides very robust fixation and optimally maintains the hard fought for displacement achieved performing a  Calcaneal osteotomy.

It is associated with low rates of implant removal and does not require image intensification necessarily during operation.

However it self evidently requires an open technique , as opposed to screws which can be used with minimally invasive/percutaneous techniques. It is possible to fix the osteotomy in distraction at the osteotomy site unless care is taken.

Author:

Mark Herron FRCS

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