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Subtalar Dislocations

March 30, 2015

Subtalar dislocations make up 1-2% of all dislocations, about 75% of them being medial dislocations. Treatment consists of early reduction under adequate sedation

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Medial Approach to the Subtalar Joint

March 30, 2015

The medial approach to the subtalar joint allows good visualization of the articular surfaces. Compared with the lateral approach, advantages are found particularly in flatfoot correction, in which the single-incision technique can be used for corrective fusions of rigid flatfoot deformity

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Flatfoot in School-Age Children: Prevalence and Associated Factors

March 29, 2015

Background . Flatfoot has been shown to cause abnormal stresses on the foot and lower extremity.

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Reviewer Acknowledgement 2014

March 28, 2015

Contributing reviewersThe Editors of Journal of Foot and Ankle Research would like to thank all our reviewers who have contributed to the journal in Volume 7 (2014).

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I just played with the future: PadBot and Telepresence Robots for all of us?

March 27, 2015

Greetings from SALSA. I just spent a few minutes postoperatively wandering around my friend Perry Mayer’s clinic in Hamilton, Ontario. This was courtesy of Perry’s very own PadBot , which allows simple controls from iPhone/Android to allow interaction and easy movement.

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How Combining Two Meetings Will Enhance Treatment Of The Diabetic Foot

March 27, 2015

I recently returned from co-chairing the annual Diabetic Foot Global Conference (DFCon) meeting after attending many exemplary sessions.

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

March 26, 2015

Background.

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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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Medical tattoo spots pressure sores before they occur

March 23, 2015

More: Medical tattoo spots pressure sores before they occur

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Why Do Surgeons Choose Scrub Over Rub For Surgical Hand Prep?

March 20, 2015

The combination of high altitude, dehydration and a microbiome that is totally disrupted by yak jerky and fermented yam milk can cause a man’s mind to drift back and truly recall the most buried, obscure and meaningless memory in the recesses of one’s mind.

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