Foot and Ankle Online Journal

Muscle Activity in Barefoot vs Shod Running

July 3, 2015

A number of relevant studies a have been published in the last few days. Rather than add them to that massive backlog of papers I need to write about, I am trying to knock them out quickly. The first one showed no injury differences between barefoot and shod runners; the next one showed no differences in injuries and performance between heel and midfoot/forefoot strikers

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Case Report: Intra-articular calcaneal fracture reduced with minimal open reduction, external fixation with the use of balloon kyphoplasty technique.

June 30, 2015

by Sutpal Singh, DPM, FACFAS, FAPWCA1, Jennifer S. Chen, DPM, MPH2, W. Scott Davis, DPM2, Yulia Ilyasova, DPM2, Babak Alavynejad, DPM, FACFAS3 Calcaneal fractures may be difficult to reduce and there are many possible complications of the standard open reduction … Continue reading →

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RETRACTED – Case Report: Intra-articular calcaneal fracture reduced with minimal open reduction, external fixation with the use of balloon…

June 30, 2015

NOTICE OF RETRACTION The article “Case Report: Intra-articular calcaneal fracture reduced with minimal open reduction, external fixation with the use of balloon kyphoplasty technique” FAOJ 8(2):1 has been retracted due to it having been previously published elsewhere.Filed under: Balloon Kyphoplasty, … Continue reading →

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March 2015

April 1, 2015

8 (1), 2015 Acral lentiginous melanoma: A case and literature review by Kinna A Patel, DPM, and Anthony J Ferraro, DPM A case of bilateral polymetatarsia without polydactyly by Jaime Gómez Robledo The Scarf Osteotomy: A technique variant: The trotation … Continue reading →

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The test-retest reliability of different ankle joint center location techniques

March 31, 2015

by Graydon, R1, Fewtrell, D1, Atkins, S1 and Sinclair, J 1 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 8 (1): 11 Accurate and reliable joint identification is imperative for the collection of meaningful kinetic and kinematic data. Of the lower kinetic … Continue reading →

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Osteoid osteoma of talus: Case report

March 31, 2015

by Shakir Rashid1, Omar Khursheed1, Qazi Manaan1, Imran khan2 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 8 (1): 9 Osteoid osteoma rarely presents in the small bones of the upper and lower extremities. A high degree of suspicion and appropriate imaging … Continue reading →

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Normalization of equinus forces with gastrocnemius recession after Evans calcaneal lengthening osteotomy

March 31, 2015

by Priya P. Sundararajan, DPM, FACFAS The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 8 (1): 6 Evans calcaneal lengthening osteotomy is a powerful surgical technique utilized in the correction of a flatfoot deformity. The known biomechanical complications associated with performing the … Continue reading →

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Variant of Lisfranc injury: Floating second metatarsal, a rare isolated injury

March 31, 2015

by Jeetendra Bajpai1, Akansha Bajpai2, Rajesh Maheshwari1, Anil Juyal1 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 8 (1): 5 A 35 year old man presented to our emergency department after a traffic injury. Radiographic evaluation showed plantar dislocation of the second … Continue reading →

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