Orthop Surg 2020 Jun 16;12(3):770-775. Epub 2020 Apr 16.
Department of Biochemistry,, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand.
Objective: To determine the radiographic outcomes following dome or wedge-shaped proximal tibial osteotomy in the management of infantile Blount disease with a particular interest in sagittal alignment of the knee joint.
Method: Medical records of patients with Langenskiöld stage 2 Blount disease (aged ≤5 years) who underwent surgical correction between January 2005 and November 2019 were retrospectively identified. Patients with metabolic bone disease, bone tumors, prior traumatic fractures, congenital anomalies, inadequate plain films, and incomplete medical documents were excluded. Read More