Effects of the Lapidus Arthrodesis and Chevron Bunionectomy on Plantar Forefoot Pressures

Abstract: Hallux valgus with or without first ray insufficiency has been strongly implicated as a contributing factor in lesser metatarsal overload. The principle goals of a bunionectomy are to relieve the pain, correct the deformity, and restore first metatarsophalangeal joint congruity.

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Effects of the Lapidus Arthrodesis and Chevron Bunionectomy on Plantar Forefoot Pressures

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