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Does the IOFIX improve compression in ankle fusion?

July 26, 2014

Publication date: Available online 12 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Lee Parker , Pinak Ray , Stephan Grechenig , Wolfgang Grechenig Background The new IOFIX is an intra-osseous fixation device comprising an “X-post” through which a lag screw passes to apparently improve force distribution across an arthrodesis.

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Results after gastrocnemius recession in 73 patients

July 24, 2014

Publication date: Available online 24 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Marius Molund , Øyvind Paulsrud , Elisabeth Ellingsen Husebye , Fredrik Nilsen , Kjetil Hvaal Background Very few studies describe the clinical results and complications following the surgical procedure of gastrocnemius recession.

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Complications of tibio-talar-calcaneal fusion using intramedullary nails

July 23, 2014

Publication date: Available online 23 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): P.

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Bilateral Anterior Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome Variant Secondary to Extensor Hallucis Brevis Muscle Hypertrophy in a Ballet Dancer: A Case Report

July 23, 2014

Publication date: Available online 23 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Chamnanni Rungprai , Phinit Phisitkul , Joshua N. Tennant We present a case of bilateral anterior tarsal tunnel syndrome secondary EHB hypertrophy in a dancer, with successful treatment with bilateral EHB muscle excisions for decompression. The bilateral presentation of this case with the treatment of EHB muscle excision is the first of its type reported in the literature

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A novel modification of the Stainsby Procedure: Surgical technique and clinical outcome

July 15, 2014

Publication date: Available online 15 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): E.

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Valgus toe deformity of fourth proximal phalanx due to osteochondroma treated with closing wedge osteotomy

July 12, 2014

Publication date: Available online 12 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Toshinori Kurashige , Seiichi Suzuki Osteochondroma is the most common benign tumor of all benign and primary bone tumors. It rarely occurs in the proximal phalanx of the lesser toe

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Endoscopic curettage and bone grafting of the enchondroma of the proximal phalanx of the great toe

July 9, 2014

Publication date: Available online 28 June 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): T.H. Lui Enchondromas are the most commonly found benign tumors of the small bones of the foot, mainly involve the phalanges and metatarsals

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Hypertrophy of the Flexor Hallucis Longus Muscle after Tendon Transfer in Patients with Chronic Achilles Tendon Rupture

July 2, 2014

Publication date: Available online 2 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Maria M. Oksanen , Heidi H.

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Endoscopic curettage and bone grafting of huge talar bone cyst with preservation of cartilaginous surfaces: Surgical planning

July 1, 2014

Publication date: Available online 1 July 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): T.H.

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Technical tips: Endoscopic curettage and bone grafting of the enchondroma of the proximal phalanx of the great toe

June 28, 2014

Publication date: Available online 28 June 2014 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): T.H. Lui Enchondromas are the most commonly found benign tumors of the small bones of the foot, mainly involve the phalanges and metatarsals. They are usually asymptomatic, and are found as an incidental finding on routine x-rays

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