Scientific Literature Reviews

Kelly M. Pirozzi, DPM, AACFAS, Senior Editor 
Ryan J. Donegan, DPM, AACFAS, Co-Editor

ACFAS Scientific Literature Review Monthly offers a variety of published articles, including clinical studies, case reports, methodology and technical reports, clinical pearls, literature reviews and more. Each issue constitutes a state-of-the-art textbook chapter in the field of foot and ankle surgery.

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September 2017

Potential of Circulatory Procalcitonin as a Biomarker Reflecting Inflammation Among South Indian Diabetic Foot Ulcers
Reviewed By: Joshua D. Adams, DPM

Outcomes of Prolotherapy for Intratendinous Achilles Tears: A Case Series
Reviewed By: Anish Y. Amin, DPM

Functional Outcomes Post Lisfranc Injury: Transarticular Screws, Dorsal Bridge Plating or Combination Treatment?
Reviewed By: Aniela Cordoba, DPM

Enhanced Removal of Phenol with Lidocaine vs. Alcohol: An In Vitro Study
Reviewed By: Kevin Garfield, DPM

Arthroscopic Assisted Ankle Arthrodesis: A Retrospective Study of 32 Cases
Reviewed By: Sarah L. Hilton, DPM

Anatomical Footprint of the Tibialis Anterior Tendon: Surgical Implications for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
Reviewed By: Meghan Hurley, DPM 

Ratio of Range of Motion of the Ankle and Surrounding Joints After Total Ankle Replacement: A Radiographic Cohort Study
Reviewed By: Ryan D. Moss, DPM

Podiatry Intervention vs. Usual Care to Prevent Falls in Care Homes: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial (the PIRFECT Study)
Reviewed By: Sharon M. Overall, DPM

Recurrence of Hallux Valgus Can Be Predicted from Immediate Postoperative Nonweightbearing Radiographs
Reviewed By: Riley Rampton, DPM

Heal Rate of Metatarsal Fractures: A Propensity-Matching Study of Patients Treated with Low-Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound (LIPUS) vs. Surgical and Other Treatments
Reviewed By: Jeffrey E. Stych, DPM

Complications and Functional Outcomes After Pantalar Dislocation
Reviewed By: Eric L. Woolley, DPM

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