Acta Ortopédica Mexicana

Herrera-Pérez M, Oller-Boix A, Valderrabano V, González-Casamayor S, Gutiérrez-Morales MJ, Guerra-Ferraz A, País-Brito JL
Calcaneal fractures: controversies and consensus
Acta Ortop Mex 2018; 32 (3)

Language: Español
References: 31
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Calcaneal fractures are the most common tarsal fractures and their treatment is still debated today. We intend in this update to highlight the points of controversy and clarify the consensus, especially in the treatment of intra-articular fractures, as well as to describe the management of major complications.

Key words: Calcaneus, fractures, treatment, complications.