Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint: The “when and how”
Panagiotis Koutsouradis, Emmanouil D Stamatis, Department of Foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery, Mediterraneo Hospital, Athens 16675, Greece
Olga D Savvidou, First Department of Orthopedic Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, “ATTIKON” Hospital, Athens 12462, Greece
Author contributions: Koutsouradis P performed the literature search and wrote the manuscript; Savvidou OD assisted in the literature search and in the final editing of the manuscript; Stamatis ED supervised the whole project and has the courtesy of the figures provided in the manuscript; all authors have read and approve the final manuscript.
Conflict-of-interest statement: Nothing to disclose.
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Corresponding author: Panagiotis Koutsouradis, MD, MSc, Surgeon, Department of Foot and Ankle Reconstructive Surgery, Mediterraneo Hospital, Ilias 8-12, Glifada, Athens, Athens 16675, Greece. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: February 14, 2021
Peer-review started: February 14, 2021
First decision: April 6, 2021
Revised: April 18, 2021
Accepted: July 12, 2021
Article in press: July 12, 2021
Published online: July 18, 2021