Osteotomies have been initially introduced in the nineteenth century for the treatment of post-traumatic deformities, rickets, and other bowing disorders of the femur. During the 1960s, high tibial osteotomies (HTO) have been used as a treatment option for unicompartmental osteoarthritis of the knee.
|Title of host publication||The Knee Joint|
|Subtitle of host publication||Surgical Techniques and Strategies|
|Number of pages||9|
|ISBN (Print)||2287993525, 9782287993527|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jul 2012|