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Table 3 A) Surgery outcome and complications, B) use of orthopedic devices

From: Clinical benefit and improvement of activity level after reconstruction surgery of Charcot feet using external fixation: 24-months results of 292 feet

Pseudarthrosis 38 (19.6%)
Pin failure/dislocation 3 (1.5%)
Dehiscence 13 (6.7%)
Exostosis 4 (2.1%)
Infection 4 (2.1%)
Ulcer excision 1
Other 5 (2.5%)
Amputation 12 (6.2%)
Death 7 (3.6%)
Customized orthopedic shoes 87 (44.6%)
AFO 88 (45.3%)
Total 194 = 100%
Drop-out 88