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Article
May 26, 1923

AN OPERATION FOR RELIEF OF DISABILITY IN OLD FRACTURES OF OS CALCIS

JAMA. 1923;80(21):1511-1513. doi:10.1001/jama.1923.02640480015005
Abstract

So far as can be learned by reference to the literature there has been little or no attempt made to relieve the serious disability which results from unrecognized or badly treated fractures of the os calcis; and for the workingman, in whom this fracture most frequently occurs, there is none that more often leaves a permanent disability. It occurs practically always as a

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