Functional and Radiographic Results of Hemiarthroplasty in the Treatment of Hallux Rigidus of the First Metatarsophalangeal Joint

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UZER G. , YILDIZ F. , Ali J.

BEZMIALEM SCIENCE, vol.6, no.3, pp.176-180, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.14235/bs.2017.1945
  • Title of Journal : BEZMIALEM SCIENCE
  • Page Numbers: pp.176-180
  • Keywords: First metatarsophalangeal joint osteoarthritis, hallux rigidus, hemiarthroplasty, PLATE FIXATION, ARTHRODESIS, REPLACEMENT, ETIOLOGY


Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluate changes in the radiological, clinical, and functional results following the application of hemiarthroplasty in patients with grade 3 or 4 first metatarsophalangeal joint osteoarthritis.