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Kirschner Wires and Alternatives

Several articles have come out comparing varying technologies with Kirschner Wires for orthopedic procedures. The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery expresses the merits of this type of surgery for Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Arthrodesis –¬†http://www.jfas.org/article/S1067-2516(13)00061-6/abstract A similar article identifying the … Continue reading

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Kirschner Wire Case Studies: Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association

There were two case studies from the recent Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association which involved Kirschner Wire usage: Irreducible Metatarsophalangeal Joint Dislocation of the Lesser Toes We performed a dorsal incision between the second and third metatarsals, and … Continue reading

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