Technique of closing wedge HTO

D. Kohn*, D. Pape

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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.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Knee Joint
Subtitle of host publicationSurgical Techniques and Strategies
PublisherSpringer-Verlag France
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9782287993534
ISBN (Print)2287993525, 9782287993527
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2012
Externally publishedYes


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