Chevron Osteotomy

A procedure in which a 'V' shaped osteotomy of the distal metatarsal is created, which allows the first metatarsal head to be shifted laterally, correcting the abnormal shape from long standing valgus drift
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La busqueda se realizo entre octubre de 2016 y enero de 2017 mediante las palabras clave Scarf Osteotomy, Chevron Osteotomy, Hallux Osteotomy y Scarf Chevron (Tabla 1: Terminos de busqueda y articulos encontrados previa aplicacion de los criterios de inclusion).
Biplanar chevron osteotomy. Foot ankle Int [Internet].
Scarf versus chevron osteotomy for the correction of 1-2 intermetatarsal angle in hallux valgus: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Long- term Follow-up of a Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Scarf to Chevron Osteotomy in Hallux Valgus Correction.
Extended plantar limb (modified) chevron osteotomy versus scarf osteotomy for hallux valgus correction: A randomised controlled trial.
Scarf versus chevron osteotomy in hallux valgus: a randomized controlled trial in 96 patients.
Preoperative radiological factors correlated to long-term recurrence of hallux valgus following distal chevron osteotomy. Foot ankle Int [Internet].
A Chevron osteotomy is a commonly used distal osteotomy which involves cutting the bone towards the end of the first metatarsal before fixing it back into a straighter position.
The Chevron osteotomy is a medial eminence resection, distal MT osteotomy, and medial capsulorrhaphy.
Chevron osteotomy. Analysis of factors in patients' dissatisfaction.
Large displacement distal chevron osteotomy for the correction of hallux valgus deformity.