Operative Approach to Adult Hallux Valgus Deformity

Principles and Techniques

Glenn G. Shi, MD; Joseph L. Whalen, MD, PhD; Norman S. Turner III, MD; Harold B. Kitaoka, MD


J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2020;28(10):410-418. 

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Successful operative management of hallux valgus deformity may be achieved with an understanding of the pathophysiology and application of appropriate procedure. Future research would be beneficial such as large clinical trials, long-term follow-up studies, and multicenter investigations using foot specific registry data.