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Meet APMA President R. Daniel Davis, DPM — today at 9 p.m. ET

May 3, 2016

AMPA President R.

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Diabetes may shorten healthy years of life

April 26, 2016

Men and women with diabetes generally have shorter life expectancy and fewer years without disability than people without diabetes, according to a new study from Australia. “Most individuals with diabetes are familiar with the classical complications affecting eyes, kidneys, feet and cardiovascular system, but this study highlights another impact, especially about the number of disability free years which were lost,” said senior author Dianna J.

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Meet the Masters’ Open Mic Night — Today at 9 PM ET

April 26, 2016

Tune into today’s Meet the Masters audio-conference (at 9 PM ET) with Barry Block, DPM, JD, editor of Podiatry Management Magazine and Podiatry Management News , and host and former ACFAOM president, Bret Ribotsky, DPM, FACFAOM, for Meet the Masters’ open mic show.

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Acute syndesmotic instability in ankle fractures: a review.

April 25, 2016

Publication date: Available online 25 April 2016 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): W.J. van Zuuren, T

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Use of locking barbed sutures in foot and ankle surgery. A case series

April 23, 2016

Publication date: Available online 23 April 2016 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Ziyaad Mayet, Hooman Eshraghi, Paulo N.F.

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Evidence Based Review of literature on Detriments to Healing of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

April 23, 2016

Publication date: Available online 23 April 2016 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Tina Lefrancois, Kinjal Mehta, Victoria Sullivan, Sheldon Lin, Mark Glazebrook Background Diabetes mellitus places a substantial burden on society worldwide.

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The role of intramedullary fixation in ankle fractures–a systematic review

April 23, 2016

Publication date: Available online 23 April 2016 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): R.W. Jordan, A.W.P. Chapman, D.

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A simplified, validated protocol for measuring fibular reduction on ankle CT

April 23, 2016

Publication date: Available online 23 April 2016 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Christopher Patrick Prior, James Christopher Widnall, Amer Kemall Rehman, David Marc Weller, Edward Vaughan Wood Background Inadequate ankle syndesmotic reduction is a common and important cause of poor outcome after surgery. It is not clear what magnitude or planes of displacement impact most. Many Computerised Tomography (CT) measurement techniques rely on landmarks that are difficult to reproduce, and none measure all types of mal-positioning in a single protocol.

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Meet J. Monroe LaBoarde, MD — Today at 9 PM ET

April 12, 2016

Dr. J.

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Approaching FMLA openly is best for everyone

April 12, 2016

Jodi Lasher, a nurse, was terminated after she failed to notify anyone that she needed to take measures to address her approved FMLA accommodation for her migraines. In short, she fell asleep in an unused patient room and neglected her duties. This case illustrates a number of HR and management challenges

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