Skip to main content

Table 1 Patients who underwent a first metatarsophalangeal joint arthrodesis by an IOFix implant for hallux rigidus

From: Does the IOFix implant improve union rates?

No Age range Year of surgery Follow up (months) Side Time to union (months) AOFAS score Complications
1 56 2016 36 L 5 77 Scar anaesthesia
2 56 2016 36 L 8 83 Mild plantar flexion position
3 69 2016 37 L   85  
4 77 2016 40 R 4 87  
5 60 2015 48 R   67 A mild local discomfort, but no pain or signs of non-union
6 68 2015 48 L 9 35 Non-union
7 67 2015 46 L 8 80  
8 58 2015 45 R 7 83  
9 70 2018 14 R 6 90  
10 36 2015 54 L 20 87 Used Melmac for 8 months postoperatively
11 56 2017 24 R 83 Non-union
12 68 2015 52 L 12 80  
13 51 2015 42 R 6 87  
14 51 2015 40 L 9 75  
15 60 2015 38 R 6 83  
16 40 2017 25 L 9 87 Mild wound dehiscence
17 70 2018 14 L 8 69 A K-wire was inserted during the primary operation in order to add stability
18 56 2016 43 L 9 87  
19 58 2017 28 R 8 75  
20 58 2015 42 R 87 Non-symptomatic non-union
21 68 2016 38 R 10 87  
22 67 2016 39 L 8 87  
23 55 2015 53 L 6 85  
24 70 2017 25 R 8 87  
25 60 2016 38 R 10 69  
26 69 2017 26 L 8 85  
27 58 2015 52 R 8 87  
28 63 2016 38 L 9 80  
29 48 2016 12 R 10 Lost to follow up  
30 68 2015 13 L 9 Lost to follow up  
Mean 60.36 ± 9.12 (range 36 to 77) years   36.2 ± 12.31 (range 12 to 54) months   8.46 ± 2.93 (range 6 to 20) months 80.5 ± 10.87 (range 35 to 90) points  
  1. R Right, L Left