foot and ankle surgery

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Associated with a Perforating Branch from Posterior Tibial Artery: a Case Report

September 17, 2014

Publication date: Available online 16 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Arkaphat Kosiyatrakul , Suriya Luenam , Phinit Phisitkul Tarsal tunnel syndrome, a compressive neuropathy of the tibial nerve or its branches with in the tarsal tunnel, is an uncommon condition. Various etiologies of the syndrome have been described

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Giant cell tumor of the lower end of tibia. Curettage and cement reconstruction

September 17, 2014

Publication date: Available online 16 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Walid Osman , Mohamed Jerbi , Soumaya Ben Abdelkrim , Khaled Maaref , Mahmoud Ben Maitigue , Mohamed Laziz Ben Ayèche Bone giant cell tumor (GCT) is a rare, generally benign and locally aggressive tumor. It accounts for about 5% of all primary bone tumors and is located preferentially on the epiphyseal long bone

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Mid-term results of ankle fractures with and without syndesmotic rupture

September 16, 2014

Publication date: Available online 16 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Egbert J.D. Veen , Rutger G

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Results of surgical treatment of tarsal tunnel syndrome

September 10, 2014

Publication date: Available online 9 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Paweł Reichert , Krzysztof Zimmer , Witold Wnukiewicz , Sebastian Kuliński , Piotr Mazurek , Jerzy Gosk Background The aim of our study is to evaluate retrospectively the prognostic factors affecting the final outcome of surgical treatment of tarsal tunnel syndrome. Material and methods Surgical decompression were performed on 31 patients.

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Degenerative Arthritis of Pseudoarticulation between The OS Peroneum and Cuboid. A Rare Cause of Lateral Foot Pain

September 7, 2014

Publication date: Available online 6 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Kemal Gökkuş , Ergin Sagtas , Erkan Demirci , Murat Saylik , Ahmet Turan Aydın The painful os peroneum syndrome is widely recognized. It is often the result of trauma

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A case of check-rein deformities of the Great and lesser toes treated through exploration at the midfoot

September 4, 2014

Publication date: Available online 3 September 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): T Sinnett , B Rudge , C Clark We present the case of a twenty-two year old man who presented to the Orthopaedic clinic complaining of clawing of his great toe. Further examination revealed clawing of the lesser toes and surgical scaring to the fibula and tibia.

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Statistical Literacy among Foot and Ankle Surgeons

September 1, 2014

In order to understand the biomedical literature and make informed clinical decisions, foot and ankle surgeons are often required to interpret the statistical information used to describe the outcomes of clinical investigations. Statistical results are presented in essentially every published clinical report and may be used to describe the association of a risk factor or a disease in a population, which, in turn, can influence the interpretation of a clinical test or diagnostic finding or the indication to procure additional tests.

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Technical tips for the removal of TightRope® Ankle Syndesmosis Fixation

August 31, 2014

Publication date: Available online 30 August 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): T. Bayer , J. McKenna

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