Podiatry Arena

Chronic foot pain.

July 26, 2016

HI all I have a patient who presents with left dorsal foot pain. Pt is female in 50s and is on feet all day

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Podiatry forensic expert at risk of being struck off

July 25, 2016

This HCPC hearing is set down for a week in August: Quote: While registered as a Chiropodist/Podiatrist with the HCPC, you: 1. On 19 February 2009, produced a report purporting to analyse the gait and biomechanics of suspect A for Greater Manchester Police, and you: a) Noted that the suspect had a ‘narrow base of gait’ in material where the view of the suspect?s gait was obscured b) Incorrectly illustrated ‘head poke’ with pictures of the suspect standing rather than walking; c) Inappropriately gave comments on the shape of the suspect’s shoulder and narrow pelvis which are not gait observations; and d) Incorrectly inferred that gait evidence can be used to identify an individual when it can only be used as class level evidence.

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MPJ joint stiffness, leg stiffness and running economy

July 24, 2016

Is passive metatarsophalangeal joint stiffness related to leg stiffness, vertical stiffness and running economy during sub-maximal running? Hok Sum Man, Wing Kai Lam, Justin Lee, Catherine M.

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Plantar pressures in runners vs non runners

July 23, 2016

Assessment of adaptive changes of feet pressure distribution pattern amongst randomly selected group of female joggers. Maslon A, Czechowska D, Szczygiel E, Golec J, Golec E. J Sports Med Phys Fitness.

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Management of the Diabetic Foot Using Electrolysed Water

July 23, 2016

This clinical trial was just registered: Management of the Diabetic Foot Using Electrolysed Water (NEWfeet) Quote: More patients with diabetes mellitus have led to increasing rates of chronic non-healing wounds. These wounds are colonised with pathogens, including multi-drug resistant organisms. Despite repeated courses of antibiotics subsequent management is difficult due to devascularisation of surrounding tissues and healing failures

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CDC Advice on the Kika Virus

July 22, 2016

Quote: What we know What we know Zika is spread mostly by the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito (Ae. aegypti and Ae. albopictus)

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CDC Advice on the Zika Virus

July 22, 2016

Quote: What we know What we know Zika is spread mostly by the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito (Ae. aegypti and Ae

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New international survey to explore insole prescription habits amongst podiatrists

July 22, 2016

New international survey to explore insole prescription habits amongst podiatrists Quote: Podiatrists are being invited to participate in an international survey of insole prescription habits. The survey will directly inform clinical studies in a range of conditions including rheumatoid arthritis

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Patient Satisfaction in Pediatric Orthopaedics.

July 22, 2016

Unlocking the Doors to Patient Satisfaction in Pediatric Orthopaedics.

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Temple University’s School of Podiatry Shoe Museum

July 21, 2016

netizens Temple University’s School of Podiatry created a shoe collection 40 years ago for the Bicentennial Celebration, and it is a visual ode to footwear with shoes housed in cases and cases that line the school’s corridors on 8th Street. Passed on in good faith.

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