Sixteen cases in which a ligamentoplasty using the peroneus brevis were followed up for more than 8years. In half of the cases, dorsiflexion of the ankle was diminished and the subtalar joint was stiff. There was no anterior drawer sign of the talus. No case of progressive degenerative arthritis of the ankle joint was seen.Le texte complet de cet article est disponible en PDF.
Keywords : Ankle, Lateral collateral ligament, Chronic instability, Peroneus brevis transfer
|☆|| Follow-up report. For citation, use not the present reference but that of the original publication: Castaing J, Falaise B, Burdin P. Ligamentoplasty using the peroneus brevis in the treatment of chronic instabilities of the ankle. Long-term review. Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 1984;70(8):653–6.