science

Multiple Neuromas Cause Painful "Jumping Stump" in a Transfemoral Amputee: A Case Report

July 20, 2016

Painful “jumping stump” is an uncommon but very disturbing complication postamputation.

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The influence of passive-dynamic ankle-foot orthosis bending axis location on gait performance in individuals with lower-limb impairments

July 19, 2016

OBJECTIVE: To investigate the influence of bending axis location on gait performance.

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Study: Workarounds quite common with EHRs

July 12, 2016

Physicians using electronic health records often still resort to the paper workarounds, according to a recent study. While electronic health records have potential to facilitate reliable communication and followup of test results, limitations with functionality remain.

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Calcaneal Fractures: Looking Beyond the Meta-Analyses

July 1, 2016

In this issue of The Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery®, Luo et al present the results of an updated meta-analysis on displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures (1). They conclude, “The small sample size and the great heterogeneity of included studies make it difficult to draw conclusions in some combined results.”

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Prescribing Medications for Pain Relief: Doctors, Patients, and Federal Regulators

July 1, 2016

In a recent New York Times editorial titled “The Opioid Epidemic We Failed to Foresee,” David A. Kessler, MD, former commissioner of the U.S

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Dermatological Manifestations of the Lower Extremity

July 1, 2016

CLINICS IN PODIATRIC MEDICINE AND SURGERY

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Dermatologic Manifestations of the Lower Extremity

July 1, 2016

Nail surgery is a fundamental component of podiatric surgery.

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The functional outcome and quality of life after treatment of isolated medial malleolar fractures

June 29, 2016

Publication date: Available online 27 June 2016 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Hanhisuanto Sini, Kortekangas Tero, Pakarinen Harri, Flinkkilä Tapio, Leskelä Hannu-Ville Background The optimal treatment of isolated medial malleolar fractures is widely debated. The aim of this study is to analyze the different treatment methods. Methods The study included 137 patients with an isolated medial malleolar fracture treated at our hospital between 2000 and 2010.

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Corrigendum to ‘Intramedullary fixation in severe Charcot osteo-neuroarthropathy with foot deformity results in adequate correction without loss of…

June 29, 2016

Publication date: Available online 22 June 2016 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Martinus Richter, Thomas Mittlmeier, Stefan Rammelt, Per-Henrik Agren, Sarah Hahn, Anica Eschler

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