Foot and Ankle Online Journal

The LAAngle App for the Longitudinal Arch Angle

July 1, 2016

Longitudinal Arch Angle (LAA): Inter-rater reliability comparing Relaxed Calcaneal Stance with Toe Off Edward S. Glaser DPM, Stephen Goodman MS, David Fleming BS, Misty Shelby, Raymond Lovato, Eric Tidwell The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 9 (2): 9 Quote: Purpose: The purpose of this study is to determine the inter-rater reliability of the LAA taken at the bottom of the foot?s postural range of motion RCSP(Relaxed Calcaneal Stance Posture) as compared with the LAA when the foot is in a toe off posture at forty degrees of heel elevation.

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Form determines function: Forgotten application to the human foot?

June 30, 2016

Form determines function: Forgotten application to the human foot? Mick Wilkinson and Lee Saxby The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 9 (2): 5 (full text) Quote: There has been and continues to be much debate about the merits and detriments of barefoot and minimal-shoe running. Research on causes of running-related injury is also characterised by equivocal findings.

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Foot Posture Biomechanics and MASS Theory

March 1, 2016

by Edward S Glaser1 and David Fleming2* The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 9 (1): 12 Differences between single axis and postural models of foot biomechanics are explored.  Subtalar joint function is discussed and a new model explaining midfoot locking … Continue reading →

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The triad of osteobiology – Rehydrating calcium phosphate with bone marrow aspirate concentrate for the treatment of bone marrow lesions

March 1, 2016

by Christopher R. Hood JR., DPM, AACFAS1*, Jason R

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Retrospective study of the incidence of plantar fascial rupture following cortisone injection

March 1, 2016

by Gerald T.

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Interval measurement of the angle of calcaneal facets: A historical postmortem study

March 1, 2016

by Edward S Glaser1, David C Fleming2*, and Norma Reece2 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 9 (1): 8 Purpose:  To better understand the anatomical variation in angles that each of the three facets of the subtalar joint has with … Continue reading →

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Bad ink: A case of a chronic ulceration of the lower extremity secondary to tattooing

March 1, 2016

by Larissa Rolim DPM, MS1; Christopher Blanco DPM, FACFAS1; Sara Lewis DPM1 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 9 (1): 7 Introduction:  Tattoos are a vastly popular form of body modification. However, there are no government regulations in regards to … Continue reading →

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Bilateral Charcot neuroarthropathy, a challenge for diagnosis and treatment

March 1, 2016

by Nathalie Denecker1*, Dimitri Aerden2, Michel De Maeseneer3 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 9 (1): 6 Charcot neuroarthropathy is a devastating foot disorder whose differential diagnosis with infectious, bone or articular disease is difficult.

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Orthopedic approach of the leprous foot

March 1, 2016

by Thiago Batista Faleiro1*, Gildásio de Cerqueira Daltro2, Alex Guedes3, Renata da Silva Schulz4, Jorge Eduardo de Schoucair Jambeiro5, Maria Betânia Pereira Toralles6 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 9 (1): 5 Leprosy is a disease known for thousands of years … Continue reading →

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The influence of barefoot and shod running on Triceps surae muscle strain characteristics

March 1, 2016

by Sinclair J1*, Cole T2, Richards J2 The Foot and Ankle Online Journal 9 (1): 4 The aim of the current investigation was to determine the effects of barefoot and shod running on the kinematics of the Triceps-Surae muscle group. … Continue reading →

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