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Table 4 Literature review of neurologic injuries after total ankle arthroplasty

From: Neurologic injuries after primary total ankle arthroplasty: prevalence and effect on outcomes

Study Implant Case (n) Neurologic Injury, n (%) Injured Nerve (n) Recovery Rate Risk Factors
Myerson et al. [21] Agility 50 2 (4 %) Deep peroneal (1) 0 (0 %) Excessive stretching
    Superficial peroneal (1)   Improper release
Improper protection
Knecht et al. [19] Agility 69 15 (21 %) Superficial peroneal (6) N/Aa N/A
Deep peroneal (3)
Common peroneal (6)
Lee et al. [20] Hintegra 50 3 (6 %) Deep peroneal (3) N/Aa Excessive stretching,
Improper release
Improper protection
Krause et al. [1] Agility 114 2 (1.8 %) Deep peroneal (2) 1 (50 %) N/A-
Mobility
STAR
Hintegra
Current study Hintegra 150 23 (15.3 %) Posterior tibial (9) 22 (95.6 %) Excessive stretching,
Deep peroneal (6) Improper release
Superficial peroneal (6) Improper protection
Sural (1) Laceration
Saphenous (1)
  1. aN/A, data not available