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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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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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Meet Veronica Kowlessar and Bryan Lentini, PharmD – today at 9 p.m. ET

March 17, 2015

Veronica Kowlessar and Bryan Lentini, PharmD will be the guests on today’s Meet the Masters audio-conference (at 9 p.m. ET) with host, and former ACFAOM president, Dr.

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Advanced Hallux Rigidus: Do We Have a Choice Other Than Arthrodesis?

March 16, 2015

Read the article: Advanced Hallux Rigidus: Do We Have a Choice Other Than Arthrodesis?

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Rectifying inadequate debridement and delayed tissue repair in diabetic foot ulcers

March 10, 2015

The principles of diabetic foot ulcer management are well delineated in the United States as well as European and international guidelines. These guidelines universally recommend debridement, when not contraindicated, of all nonviable tissue

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Treatment of nail psoriasis: Best practice recommendations from the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation

March 10, 2015

Nail psoriasis can be difficult to treat and has a significant effect on quality of life.

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Why The ACFAS Conference Represents The Best Of Our Profession

March 4, 2015

Did you attend the recent American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) Annual Scientific Conference?

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Subtle Lisfranc Subluxation: Results of Operative and Nonoperative Treatment

March 4, 2015

Subtle Lisfranc instability is typically a low-energy, twisting, axial-loading injury. The present study evaluated the operative treatment of subtle Lisfranc injuries after nonoperative failure. The data from consecutive patients with subtle Lisfranc instabilities were reviewed

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Meet Joel Morris, DPM and Bryan Markinson, DPM – today at 9 p.m. ET

March 3, 2015

Drs. Joel Morris and Bryan Markinson will be the guests on today’s Meet the Masters audio-conference (at 9 p.m. ET) with host, and former ACFAOM president, Dr.

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