High Tibial Osteotomy: A Systematic Review and Current Concept

Document Type: CURRENT CONCEPTS REVIEW

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1 1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburg, USA

2 2Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Science, Tehran, Iran

3 3Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Iran 4Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

4 Mashhad University Of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Iran 4Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

Abstract

High tibia osteotomy is a common procedure in orthopedic surgery. A precise overview on indications, patients selection, pre-operative planning, surgical technique, methods of fixation, and complications have been presented. This paper focused on the points that should be considered to achieve good long-term outcomes.
High tibia osteotomy is a common procedure in orthopedic surgery. A precise overview on indications, patients selection, pre-operative planning, surgical technique, methods of fixation, and complications have been presented. This paper focused on the points that should be considered to achieve good long-term outcomes.

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