Clinical rating systems for the ankle-hindfoot, midfoot, hallux, and lesser toes

Author(s): Kitaoka HB1, Alexander IJ, Adelaar RS, Nunley JA, Myerson MS, et al.

Abstract

Four rating systems were developed by the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society to provide a standard method of reporting clinical status of the ankle and foot. The systems incorporate both subjective and objective factors into numerical scales to describe function, alignment, and pain.

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