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Revision Ankle Syndesmosis Fixation: Functional Outcome after TightRope® Fixation

Senthil Rajagopalan, Anurag Sangar, Heath Taylor

Citation Information : Rajagopalan S, Sangar A, Taylor H. Revision Ankle Syndesmosis Fixation: Functional Outcome after TightRope® Fixation. J Foot Ankle Surg Asia-Pacific 2016; 3 (1):23-27.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10040-1044

Published Online: 01-06-2017

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2016; The Author(s).


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