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Comparison of Modern Locked Plating and Antiglide Plating for Fixation of Osteoporotic Distal Fibular Fractures

July 4, 2015

Publication date: Available online 4 July 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Paul J. SwitajMD , Robert J

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Is Arthroscopic Assisted Percutaneous Screw Fixation As Good As Open Reduction And Internal Fixation For The Treatment Of Displaced Intra-articular…

July 4, 2015

Publication date: Available online 3 July 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Ewe Juan Yeap , Jaynesthra Rao , Chee Huan Pan , Shahrul Aiman Soelar , Alistair S.E.

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Letter to the editor on “Gastrocnemius recession for foot and ankle conditions in adults: Evidence-based recommendations”

June 26, 2015

Publication date: Available online 26 June 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Sebastian F.

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Tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis with a triple-bend intramedullary nail (A3) – 2-year-follow-up in 60 patients

June 26, 2015

Publication date: Available online 26 June 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Martinus Richter , Stefan Zech Background The aim of the study was to analyse the clinical aspects including 2-year-follow-up of tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis (TTCA) with a triple-bend retrograde intramedullary nail (A3, Stryker, Airview Boulevard, MN, USA).

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Short term results of the Mobility Total Ankle System: clinical and radiographic outcome

June 20, 2015

Publication date: Available online 20 June 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Yvonne R.A. Kerkhoff , Nienke M.

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Response to Letter to the Editor on “GASTROCNEMIUS RECESSION FOR FOOT AND ANKLE CONDITIONS IN ADULTS: EVIDENCE-BASED RECOMMENDATIONS”

June 20, 2015

Publication date: Available online 19 June 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Chris Cychosz , Phinit Phisitkul , Daniel Belatti , Mark A. Glazebrook , Christopher W. DiGiovanni

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Close contact casting of ankle fractures in the elderly is not as effective as open reduction internal fixation: A prospective randomised study

June 12, 2015

Publication date: Available online 11 June 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Nimesh G Patel , Timothy Batten , Sarah Jarvis , James Davis , Guy Wansbrough Background Although surgical fixation (ORIF) is the standard treatment for unstable ankle fractures, we investigated this against management in a moulded plaster (CCC) in patients > 60years.

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Triple arthrodesis of the foot with allograft through a lateral incision in planovalgus deformity

June 10, 2015

Publication date: Available online 9 June 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Nicholas E. Ohly , Jonathan G. Cowie , Steffen J.

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Extended plantar limb (modified) chevron osteotomy versus scarf osteotomy for hallux valgus correction: a randomised controlled trial

June 9, 2015

Publication date: Available online 8 June 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Devendra Mahadevan , Stephen Lines , Stephen Hepple , Ian Winson , William Harries Background The purpose of this RCT was to compare the extended plantar limb (modified) chevron osteotomy with the scarf osteotomy in correcting hallux valgus deformity and improving functional scores and patient satisfaction. Methods Patients were randomly assigned and kept blind to surgical allocation. Cases requiring additional procedures including the Akin osteotomy were excluded

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A new “tension side” locking plate for Hallux Valgus: A prospective multicentre case series

June 3, 2015

Publication date: Available online 3 June 2015 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Daniel Goldbloom , Nilesh Makwana , Patrick Laing , Eric Toullec , Wilfrid Graff , Antoine Charbel Background Proximal osteotomy of the first metatarsal is often indicated for Hallux Valgus correction. Previously recognised complications however, include transfer metatarsalgia, first metatarsophalangeal joint stiffness, problems with fixation and prominence of metalware. Methods We report on one year follow up of an international prospective series between June 2009 and October 2012 involving three centres, including 91 feet (58 patients) that underwent proximal osteotomy, using a new locking plate applied to the plantar surface of the metatarsal

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