science

A variant neglected Type IIIA dorsal dislocation of first metatarsophalangeal joint. A case report

December 18, 2014

Publication date: Available online 11 December 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Toro-Ibarguen Ainhoa , Jose Alberto Moreno-Beamud , Miguel-Ángel Martínez-Leocadio , Luciano Candel-García , Andrés Díaz-Martín , Emilio Delgado-Díaz We present a rare injury consisting of a neglected, irreducible, dislocation of the first metatarsophalangeal joint that was diagnosed 4 months after the injury. An open reduction was necessary from the beginning.

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Current Techniques and Future Direction

December 16, 2014

Arthroscopy of the foot and ankle has evolved from simply a diagnostic tool to a versatile treatment modality for a variety of pathologic abnormalities.

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Subtalar Arthroscopy

December 13, 2014

The emergence of subtalar arthroscopy has improved the understanding and accuracy of diagnosing several hindfoot pathologic conditions, in particular, sinus tarsi syndrome. Subtalar arthroscopy has evolved into a useful diagnostic and therapeutic tool

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Histological Evaluation of Calcaneal Tuberosity Cartilage – A Proposed Donor Site for Osteochondral Autologous Transplant for Talar Dome Osteochondral…

December 12, 2014

Publication date: Available online 11 December 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Moez S. Ballal , Michael Lutz , Rupinderbir S. Deol , Christopher J.

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Long Term Beneficial Effects of Platelet Rich Plasma for Non-Insertional Achilles Tendinopathy

December 12, 2014

Publication date: Available online 11 December 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Matteo Guelfi , Andrea Pantalone , Daniele Vanni , Michele Abate , Marco GB Guelfi , Vincenzo Salini Background The aim of this retrospective study is evaluating the long-term clinical outcome in patients affected by mid-portion Chronic Recalcitrant Achilles Tendinopathies (CRAT) treated with administration of single platelet rich plasma (PRP).

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Open surgical management of high energy ipsilateral fractures of the fibula and calcaneus

December 11, 2014

Publication date: Available online 29 November 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): John A.

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Patient-reported outcome measures in hallux valgus surgery. A review of literature

December 11, 2014

Publication date: Available online 29 November 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Joost C.M. Schrier , Leonieke N.

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Isolated Talonavicular Joint Arthrodesis Through Minimal Incision Surgery

December 11, 2014

Publication date: Available online 28 November 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): A.

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Patient satisfaction and function after bilateral ankle arthrodeses

December 11, 2014

Publication date: Available online 24 November 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Philip Vaughan , David Gordon , Andy Goldberg , Nick Cullen , Dishan Singh Background The optimum way to manage patients with bilateral ankle arthritis (AA) is unclear. Methods This review was performed to report the midterm satisfaction and functional outcome of a series of patients who have undergone bilateral staged ankle arthrodesis. Results Eight patients, median age 68.5 yrs (range 59–80) were followed-up for a median of 58.5 months (range 24–100)

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Periprosthetic osteolysis after AES total ankle replacement: Conventional radiography versus CT-scan

December 11, 2014

Publication date: Available online 21 November 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Anthony Viste , Nader AL Zahrani , Nuno Brito , Christophe Lienhart , Michel Henri Fessy , Jean-Luc Besse Background The aim of this study was to compare conventional X-rays and CT-scan in detecting peri-prosthetic osteolytic lesions, a major concern after total ankle replacement (TAR).

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