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The Modified Lapidus Procedure

Posted on Mar 1, 2008 in Anatomical, Editorial, Illustration, Surgical

The Modified Lapidus Procedure

This illustration shows a technique described by Romain GĂ©rard, MD, Richard Stern, MD, and Mathieu Assal, MD from the Orthopaedic Surgery Service, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland for the March 2008 issue of Orthopedics. This technique is valuable for providing a powerful and durable correction of metatarsus primus varus and hallux valgus, and careful attention to the details should help in achieving a successful outcome while avoiding complications.  

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