Resistant Metatarsus Adductus Deformity (Illustrated Surgical Reconstructive Techniques)

J Foot Surg. Mar-Apr 1986;25(2):86-94.


The dilemma of metatarsus adductus was reviewed in this clinically illustrated essay. A modification of the traditional Berman-Gartland procedure was also reported, along with 5 methods of osseous fixation. A retrospective analysis of 17 surgical cases, performed at Atlanta Hospital, revealed adherence to published indications and guidelines.

MeSH terms

  • Bone Screws
  • Bone Wires
  • Humans
  • Metatarsus / abnormalities*
  • Metatarsus / diagnostic imaging
  • Metatarsus / surgery
  • Osteotomy / methods*
  • Radiography
  • Retrospective Studies