THE GIBSON AND PIGGOTT OSTEOTOMY FOR
ADULT HALLUX VALGUS Arshad Bashir Rangrez, Tahir Ahmed Dar , Abdul Rashid Badoo , Sharief Ahmed Wani , Shabir Ahmed Dhar Dhar , Imran Mumtaz , Muzzaffar Ahmed Ortop Traumatol Rehabil 2012; 14(1):55-60 ICID: 976901
Article type: Original article
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Background The Gibson and Piggott procedure for hallux valgus is based on sound surgical principles addressing the basic pathologies of this disorder. However, this procedure has not been studied extensively in the literature in comparison to the Mitchell and Chevron osteotomies.
Material and methods We report a prospective study conducted on 50 adult feet with hallux valgus. The Gibson and Piggot osteotomy was done on all the feet.
Results We obtained 76% excellent and 18% good results with this procedure.
Conclusion The results bear out the fact that this procedure is a useful procedure for the management of this disorder.
DOI 10.5604/15093492.976901 PMID 22388360 - click here to show this article in PubMed