Scientific publications

Osteotomies in the treatment of gonarthrosis

Jan 1, 1980 | Magazine: Archives of Orthopeadic and Traumatic Surgery

Cañadell J, Imizcoz JL, Valenti JR, Villas C, Oriaifo A.


The indications to perform an osteotomy of the knee in cases of a degenerative osteoarthritis are reviewed.

The pre-, intra- and postoperative management is explained and the results of a hundred valgus osteotomies are evaluated. Our conclusions are based on the numerous indications for an osteotomy and its satisfactory results.

CITATION  Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 1980;97(2):91-4.  doi: 10.1007/BF00450929.