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Physiotherapy for Plantar Fasciitis

February 13, 2016

Physiotherapy for plantar fasciitis: A UK-wide survey of current practice Rob Grieve, PhD, Shea Palmer, PhD Physiotherapy; Article in Press Quote: Objectives To identify how United Kingdom (UK) physiotherapists currently diagnose, assess and manage plantar fasciitis in routine practice Design Online questionnaire survey Participants Practising physiotherapists across the UK who treat patients with plantar fasciitis.

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Non-diabetic foot ulcers

February 13, 2016

Characteristics of non-diabetic foot ulcers in Western Sydney, Australia Norafizah Haji ZaineEmail author, Kerry Hitos, Mauro Vicaretti, John P. Fletcher, Lindy Begg and Joshua Burns Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2016 9:6 Quote: Background There are few studies investigating the characteristics, risk factors and socioeconomic status of patients with non-diabetic foot ulcers. The aim of this study was to explore the characteristics of non-diabetic foot ulcers in a large tertiary referral outpatient hospital setting in Western Sydney, Australia

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Lump on top of foot, growing within hours

February 13, 2016

Hello. This is my first post here. I have searched the internet for answers and I’m not getting any real good ones.

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Podiatrist was the hardest occupation to fill in the US

February 12, 2016

PODIATRIST IS HARDEST-TO-FILL JOB, ACCORDING TO ASA INDEX February 11 2016 Quote: Podiatrist was the hardest occupation to fill in the US, according to the American Staffing Association?s fourth-quarter skills gap index, a quarterly index that tracks hard-to-fill occupations in the US. Full story

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treatment chair wanted

February 12, 2016

Hello i wondered if anybody was selling a podiatry couch, im based in Manchester but i’m willing to collect. This is for a start up clinic based at home so im interested in everything.

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Cuneiform fractures

February 12, 2016

Classification and Outcome of Fracture-Dislocation of the Cuneiform Bones. Mehlhorn AT et al J Foot Ankle Surg.

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Beach Soccer Injuries

February 11, 2016

Beach Soccer Injuries During the Japanese National Championships.

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Treatment of diabetic foot ulcers using led irradiation and natural latex

February 11, 2016

A system for treatment of diabetic foot ulcers using led irradiation and natural latex Gustavo Adolfo Marcelino de Almeida Nunes et al Res.

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Are flexible flat feet associated with proximal joint problems in children?

February 11, 2016

Are flexible flat feet associated with proximal joint problems in children? A.

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Couch Potatoes May Have Smaller Brains Later in Life

February 11, 2016

Press Release: Couch Potatoes May Have Smaller Brains Later in Life Quote: MINNEAPOLIS ? Poor physical fitness in middle age may be linked to a smaller brain size 20 years later, according to a study published in the February 10, 2016, online issue of Neurology?, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology

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