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9 scheduling techniques to improve patient work flow

June 9, 2015

Consultant Judy Capko provides nine ways to effectively meet your practice’s scheduling demands. Today, there are tools to help practices better understand specific scheduling and patient-flow problems.

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Assessing And Treating The Subtle Cavus Foot Deformity

May 27, 2015

Issue Number:  Volume 28 – Issue 6 – June 2015 Author(s):  H. John Visser, DPM, FACFAS, Asiya Ansari, DPM, and Sarah Thompson, DPM Given the various conditions associated with the subtle cavus foot, it is important to be able to recognize the deformity in order to prevent related symptom recurrence and potential failure of surgical procedures. Accordingly, these authors present a guide to evaluation as well as conservative and surgical treatment options.

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4 ways to handle cyber conflict and negative reviews

May 12, 2015

Anonymous, electronic remarks can be hurtful to your pride and medical practice. Here are four ways to handle potentially detrimental online reviews.

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What Is Your Diagnosis Of This Lesion?

April 28, 2015

What is your diagnosis of the lesion on the left? Hundreds of thousands of new cases are diagnosed yearly in the United States.

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Current Insights On Treating Freiberg’s Avascular Necrosis Of The Second Metatarsal Head

April 22, 2015

Issue Number:  Volume 28 – Issue 5 – May 2015 Author(s):  Bob Baravarian, DPM Avascular necrosis of the second metatarsal head can be a very difficult and troubling issue.

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A Guide To Microvascular Assessment For Wound Healing

April 22, 2015

Issue Number:  Volume 28 – Issue 5 – May 2015 Author(s):  Michelle Winder, BS, and Stephanie Wu, DPM, MSc, FACFAS While physicians commonly check pedal pulses and the ankle brachial index to assess vascularity, microvascular testing methods are also key to assessing wound healing potential.

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Removing Barriers To More DPMs Contributing To Published Podiatric Research

April 22, 2015

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Essential Insights On Dermoscopy Of Plantar Pigmented Lesions

April 20, 2015

Issue Number:  Volume 28 – Issue 5 – May 2015 Author(s):  Myron Bodman, DPM Could the use of dermoscopy save lives? Given the stark statistics with melanoma and delayed diagnosis, this author says dermoscopy could be a valuable tool in discerning benign from malignant lesions in the lower extremity in a more expeditious fashion. Section:  Feature

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Point-Counterpoint: Should You Release Soft Tissues For A Bunionectomy?

April 20, 2015

Issue Number:  Volume 28 – Issue 5 – May 2015 Author(s):  William Fishco, DPM, FACFAS, and Ronald Ray, DPM, FACFAS As this author argues, surgeons need to rebalance the soft tissues to facilitate long-lasting correction of hallux valgus deformities. By William Fishco, DPM, FACFAS Section:  Feature

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Essential Keys To Managing Non-Unions

April 20, 2015

Issue Number:  Volume 28 – Issue 5 – May 2015 Author(s):  Christopher L.

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