Osteotomy: Procedures, Types and Potential Complications


Dante Parodi and Javier Besomi (Editors)
Hip and Pelvis Unit, Clínica Alemana de Santiago, Chile

Series: Surgery – Procedures, Complications, and Results
BISAC: MED085000

In today’s world, medicine is undergoing constant changes and advances that seek to answer various clinical and increasingly demanding problems. In this sense, it represents a challenge for surgeons for look for innovative, safe and reproducible responses.

The authors present in this book a compilation of different topics about osteotomies; types, surgical techniques and potential complications in various areas of modern medicine. Here the reader will find updated plastic surgery, ear, nose and throat surgery, orthopaedic surgery and innovative technological advances that allow and give our patients better functional and aesthetic results. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical )

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Sliding Osteotomy Genioplasty
(Raffaele Rauso, Maxillo-, Centro Polispecialistico ,Santa Apollonia, S.M.C.V. Italy and Roberto Amore, Aesthetic Surgery, Aesculapio Surgical Center, Pisa, Italy)

Chapter 2. Open Wedge Osteotomy Of Malunited Distal Radius Fractures Through a Palmar Approach
(Erol Konul, Hermann Krimmer, Department of Trauma Surger, General Hospital St.Pölten, Propst-Führer- St.Pölten, Austria)

Chapter 3. Cuneiform Osteotomy Of The Femoral Neck for Treatment of Ossified Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
(Dante Parodi, Javier Besomi and Carlos Tobar, Hip and Pelvis Unit, Clínica Alemana de Santiago, Chile; Hospital Padre Hurtado, Santiago, Chile; Facultad de Medicina Clínica Alemana – Universidad del Desarrollo, Santiago, Chile)

Chapter 4. Anterior Approach with no Detachment of Rectus Femoris in Bernese Periacetabular Osteotomy for hip dysplasia
(Joaquin Lara, Carlos Tobar and Javier Besomi, Hip and Pelvis Unit, Clínica Alemana de Santiago, Chile)

Chapter 5. Supramalleolar Osteotomies for Ankle Arthritis
(Emilio Wagner, Cristian Ortiz, Foot and Ankle Unit, Clínica Alemana de Santiago, Chile)

Chapter 6.The New Bony Scalpel: Piezosurgery®
(Giorgio Peretti, Renzo Mora, Francesco Mora and Luca Guastini, ENT Department, University of Genoa, Italy)


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