foot and ankle surgery

Osteolytic Cysts with Total Ankle Replacement: frequency and causes?

March 28, 2015

Publication date: Available online 28 March 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Jean-Luc Besse

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2013 Subtalar Arthroereisis Survey: The Current Practice Patterns of Members of the AOFAS

March 26, 2015

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Technique Tip: The Use of McGlamry Elevator to Assist Suture Passing in the Dorsal Technique of Plantar Plate Repair With Weil Osteotomy for Lesser…

March 26, 2015

The combination of a dorsal approach to the plantar plate with a Weil’s metatarsal osteotomy has been shown to provide an adequate exposure for plantar plate repair. However, soft tissues in a restricted area of the metatarsophalangeal joint could present as a technical difficulty during suture retrieval during repair of the plantar plate. The purpose of this article is to describe the use of the McGlamry elevator for assistance in the retrieval of sutures through the proximal phalanx

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Ankle Impingement Caused by an Intra-articular Plica: A Report of 2 Cases

March 24, 2015

Entrapment of soft tissues in the anterolateral gutter of the ankle can cause impingement. When symptomatic, patients complain of chronic ankle pain exacerbated with dorsiflexion

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There is poor reliability of Böhler’s angle and the crucial angle of Gissane in assessing displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures

March 20, 2015

Publication date: Available online 10 March 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Jesse E.

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Etiopathogenesis of Osteolytic Cysts Associated with Total Ankle Arthroplasty, a histological study

March 16, 2015

Publication date: Available online 14 March 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Redmer van Wijngaarden , Laurens van der Plaat , Rebecca A.

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Are We Facing The Death Of The Austin Bunionectomy?

March 10, 2015

It is a rarity when a revolutionary idea that has the backing of evidence-based medicine challenges a long-held belief, but this is what leads to a paradigm shift resulting in a major breakthrough in medicine.

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Intramedullary Fixation in Severe Charcot Osteo-Neuroarthropathy with Foot Deformity Results in Adequate Correction without Loss of Correction -…

March 10, 2015

Publication date: Available online 9 March 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Martinus Richter , Thomas Mittlmeier , Stefan Rammelt , Per-Henrik Agren , Sarah Hahn , Anica Eschler Background Charcot osteo-neuroarthropathy (CN) of the foot can induce severe instability and deformity. Results of a consecutive clinical multi-centre study with Midfoot Fusion Bolt (MFB, Synthes GmbH, Oberdorf, Switzerland) are reported.

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Gastrocnemius Recession for Foot and Ankle Conditions in Adults: Evidence-Based Recommendations

March 10, 2015

Publication date: Available online 26 February 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Chris Cychosz , Phinit Phisitkul , Daniel Belatti , Mark A. Glazebrook , Christopher W.

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