Talectomy and Tibiocalcaneal Arthrodesis With Intramedullary Nail Fixation for Treatment of Equinus Deformity in Adults

Gursu S., Bahar H., Camurcu Y., Yildirim T., Buyuk F., Ozcan C., ...More

FOOT & ANKLE INTERNATIONAL, vol.36, no.1, pp.46-50, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/1071100714550649
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.46-50
  • Erzincan Binali Yildirim University Affiliated: No


Background: Severe equinovarus foot deformity in adults is a challenging problem. Conservative treatment rarely is effective, and operative options are limited. The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of talectomy and tibiocalcaneal arthrodesis with intramedullary nail fixation for the treatment of severe equinovarus deformity in adults.