2016, Number 1
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ABSTRACTOsteochondral ankle injuries (OCAI) appear more frequently in the population of athletes, both professional and amateur. Their characteristics have also changed, making them far more complex in their treatment. Currently, there are several options available; however, there is still no absolute consensus on the most reliable option for their resolution. We present a brief review of the current literature and the tools available for the orthopedic surgeon to integrate these patients back to their regular sports activities.
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