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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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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Effect of a self-managed exercise protocol for subjects with ankle sprain

March 31, 2015

by R.M.I.M. Weerasekara 1, S. U

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Subchondroplasty of the ankle: A novel technique

March 31, 2015

by Jason R. Miller, DPM, FACFAS1; Karl W

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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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The influence of barefoot and shod running on plantar fascia strain during the stance phase of running

March 31, 2015

by Sinclair, J1, Taylor, PJ2 & Vincent H1 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 8 (1): 4 The current investigation aimed to examine the influence of barefoot running or barefoot inspired footwear and shod running on the strain experienced by … Continue reading →

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The Scarf Osteotomy: A technique variant: The trotation scarf and Akin osteotomies for hallux valgus: Short term results of 73 cases

March 31, 2015

by Felix M. Lopez 1, Ian Reilly1, Lee Murphy1 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 8 (1): 3 Background: Hallux valgus is the most common foot deformity seen within specialty foot and ankle clinics. The diaphyseal scarf osteotomy has gained … Continue reading →

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A case of bilateral polymetatarsia without polydactyly

March 31, 2015

by Jaime Gómez Robledo1 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 8 (1): 2 Polymetatarsia without polydactyly is very rare as an isolated malformation. This is a case presentation of a patient in whom circumstantially an extra metatarsal of different morphology … Continue reading →

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