Chapter 37. Ankle and Foot Fasciotomy for Compartment Syndrome of the Foot

  1. Enrico Ascher,
  2. L. H. Hollier,
  3. D. Eugene Strandness,
  4. Jonathan B. Towne,
  5. Keith Calligaro,
  6. K. Craig Kent,
  7. Gregory L. Moneta,
  8. William H. Pearce,
  9. John J. Ricotta and
  10. Henry Haimovici
  1. Enrico Ascher and
  2. Elke Lorensen

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755815.ch37

Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition

Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Ascher, E. and Lorensen, E. (2004) Ankle and Foot Fasciotomy for Compartment Syndrome of the Foot, in Haimovici's Vascular Surgery, Fifth Edition (eds E. Ascher, L. H. Hollier, D. E. Strandness, J. B. Towne, K. Calligaro, K. C. Kent, G. L. Moneta, W. H. Pearce, J. J. Ricotta and H. Haimovici), Blackwell Science, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470755815.ch37

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632044580

Online ISBN: 9780470755815

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Keywords:

  • ankle;
  • foot;
  • clinical settings;
  • edema;
  • chronic pain

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Clinical Presentation

  • Signs and Symptoms

  • The Role of Compartment Pressure Measurements

  • Compartments of the Foot

  • Foot Fasciotomy

  • Ankle Fasciotomy

  • Approach to Extended Ankle and Foot Fasciotomy

  • Results

  • Conclusion

  • Methods of Study

  • Aortoiliac Patterns