Eponymythology associated with signs, symptoms, investigation and management of foot injuries. We review related eponyms, the person behind their origin, their relevance today, and modern terminology
Percivall Pott (1714 – 1788) was a British surgeon. Extensive work with hernia repair, hydrocoele repair, vertebral TB and his own Pott fracture
James Frederick Brailsford (1888 – 1961) was an English radiologist.
Dislocation of the distal radio-ulna joint (DRUJ) is a rare injury, particularly when it occurs without associated fractures of the distal radius and ulna.
Müller-Weiss syndrome , or spontaneous osteonecrosis of the tarsal navicular in adults, is a rare cause of chronic medial midfoot pain.
Walther Müller (1888–1949) was a German orthopedic surgeon.
Eponymythology associated with signs, symptoms, investigation and management of ankle and talus injuries, fractures and conditions.
Henry Earle (1789 – 1838) was an English surgeon. Earle-Volkmann triangle (1829); Fracture bed for management of NOF fractures