Textbook of Hallux Valgus & Forefoot Surgery

Edited by

Vincent J. Hetherington, D.P.M., M.S., Dip.A.B.P.S., F.A.C.F.A.S.

Senior Associate Dean
Professor Department of Surgery
Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine
Independence, Ohio

Vice President and Dean for Academic Affairs
Professor and Former Chairman
Department of Surgery
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine
Cleveland, Ohio

Formerly Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences
Des Moines, Iowa

© Vincent J. Hetherington 2000

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Accurate indications, adverse reactions, and dosage schedules for drugs are provided in this book, but it is possible that they may change. The reader is urged to review the package information data of the manufacturers of the medications mentioned.

The Publishers have made every effort to trace the copyright holders for borrowed material. If they have inadvertently overlooked any, they will be pleased to make the necessary arrangements at the first opportunity.

This text has been converted from the original print version (1994) to the current electronic edition. During the conversion process it is possible that several inadvertent errors may have occurred during the conversion to the electronic format, even though the text was reviewed prior to making this edition available. The editor would be interested in identifying any such errors and may be notified by email at vjh@kent.edu