Foot and Ankle Surgery

Mid-term results of ankle fractures with and without syndesmotic rupture

September 16, 2014

Publication date: Available online 16 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Egbert J.D. Veen , Rutger G

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Results of surgical treatment of tarsal tunnel syndrome

September 10, 2014

Publication date: Available online 9 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Paweł Reichert , Krzysztof Zimmer , Witold Wnukiewicz , Sebastian Kuliński , Piotr Mazurek , Jerzy Gosk Background The aim of our study is to evaluate retrospectively the prognostic factors affecting the final outcome of surgical treatment of tarsal tunnel syndrome. Material and methods Surgical decompression were performed on 31 patients.

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Degenerative Arthritis of Pseudoarticulation between The OS Peroneum and Cuboid. A Rare Cause of Lateral Foot Pain

September 7, 2014

Publication date: Available online 6 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Kemal Gökkuş , Ergin Sagtas , Erkan Demirci , Murat Saylik , Ahmet Turan Aydın The painful os peroneum syndrome is widely recognized. It is often the result of trauma

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A case of check-rein deformities of the Great and lesser toes treated through exploration at the midfoot

September 4, 2014

Publication date: Available online 3 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): T Sinnett , B Rudge , C Clark We present the case of a twenty-two year old man who presented to the Orthopaedic clinic complaining of clawing of his great toe. Further examination revealed clawing of the lesser toes and surgical scaring to the fibula and tibia.

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Statistical Literacy among Foot and Ankle Surgeons

September 1, 2014

In order to understand the biomedical literature and make informed clinical decisions, foot and ankle surgeons are often required to interpret the statistical information used to describe the outcomes of clinical investigations. Statistical results are presented in essentially every published clinical report and may be used to describe the association of a risk factor or a disease in a population, which, in turn, can influence the interpretation of a clinical test or diagnostic finding or the indication to procure additional tests.

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Technical tips for the removal of TightRope® Ankle Syndesmosis Fixation

August 31, 2014

Publication date: Available online 30 August 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): T. Bayer , J. McKenna

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The Metatarso-sesamoid Joint

August 30, 2014

The Metatarsosesamoid Joint: An In Vitro 3D Quantitative Assessment Bilal Jamal, Anand Pillai, Quentin Fogg, Senthil Kumar Foot and Ankle Surgery; Available online 29 August 2014 Quote: Highlights •Our goal was to quantitatively define the excursion of the sesamoids.

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