Total ankle replacement in patients under the age of 50. Should the indications be revised?

Publication date: Available online 23 August 2013 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Ricardo Rodrigues-Pinto , José Muras , Xavier Martín Oliva , Paulo Amado Background High physical demand and young age are currently considered contraindications for total ankle replacement. This study aimed to compare its results between patients under the age of 50 and those aged 50 or older. Methods 103 patients derived from an ongoing prospective multicentric study with a mean follow-up of 41 (range, 24–72) months were included in this study

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Total ankle replacement in patients under the age of 50. Should the indications be revised?

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