Foot and Ankle Surgery

Results after gastrocnemius recession in 73 patients

July 24, 2014

Publication date: Available online 24 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Marius Molund , Øyvind Paulsrud , Elisabeth Ellingsen Husebye , Fredrik Nilsen , Kjetil Hvaal Background Very few studies describe the clinical results and complications following the surgical procedure of gastrocnemius recession.

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Complications of tibio-talar-calcaneal fusion using intramedullary nails

July 23, 2014

Publication date: Available online 23 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): P.

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Bilateral Anterior Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Variant Secondary to Extensor Hallucis Brevis Muscle Hypertrophy in a Ballet Dancer: A Case Report

July 23, 2014

Publication date: Available online 23 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Chamnanni Rungprai , Phinit Phisitkul , Joshua N. Tennant We present a case of bilateral anterior tarsal tunnel syndrome secondary EHB hypertrophy in a dancer, with successful treatment with bilateral EHB muscle excisions for decompression. The bilateral presentation of this case with the treatment of EHB muscle excision is the first of its type reported in the literature

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Pluses and minuses of additive and subtractive approaches

July 22, 2014

Options in subtractive milling materials still outnumber those for additive machines.

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Balancing the Risk of Complications in Foot and Ankle Surgical Patients Taking Antithrombotic Medication

July 22, 2014

This review intends to provide guidance regarding perioperative management of anticoagulation and antiplatelet drug therapy as they relate to foot and ankle surgery. Venous and arterial thromboembolism are conditions in which the blood clots inappropriately, causing considerable morbidity and mortality. With an increase in awareness of thromboembolic risk factors and expansion of therapeutic options, more patients are routinely taking antithrombotic medication

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Pigmented Onychomatricoma: A Rare Pigmented Nail Unit Tumor Presenting as Longitudinal Melanonychia That Has Potential for Misdiagnosis as Melanoma

July 21, 2014

Continue Reading: Pigmented Onychomatricoma: A Rare Pigmented Nail Unit Tumor Presenting as Longitudinal Melanonychia That Has Potential for Misdiagnosis as Melanoma

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In-office Distal Symes Lesser Toe Amputation—A Safe, Reliable, and Cost-effective Treatment of Diabetes-related Tip of Toe Ulcers Complicated by…

July 21, 2014

Read More: In-office Distal Symes Lesser Toe Amputation—A Safe, Reliable, and Cost-effective Treatment of Diabetes-related Tip of Toe Ulcers Complicated by…

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Causal Diagrams and Multivariate Analysis I: A Quiver Full of Arrows

July 18, 2014

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A novel modification of the Stainsby Procedure: Surgical technique and clinical outcome

July 15, 2014

Publication date: Available online 15 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): E.

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