ACFAS Virtual Journal Club

As part of ACFAS' live educational events designed to help teach the A to Zs of research, please join us monthly for the ACFAS Virtual Journal Club series. Each 60-minute session is hosted by Elizabeth Ansert, DPM, MBA, MA and presented by various research experts from fellowship programs with ACFAS status. The ACFAS Virtual Journal Club is open to all students and residents and will review noteworthy articles on pertinent topics of research.

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October 21, 2021 7pm CST

TOPIC: Surgical Options for Lateral Ankle Reconstruction
Hosted by: South Central Pennsylvania Reconstructive Foot and Ankle Fellowship, Lancaster, PA
Fellowship Director: Michael Younes, DPM, FACFAS 

Presenters: John Greaves, DPM and Vishal Desai, DPM

Articles for Discussion:

Klewin, et.al. Traditional Modified Broström vs Suture Tape Ligament Augmentation, Foot * Ankle International, January 23, 2021.

Zhi, et. al. Does arthroscopic repair show superiority over open repair of lateral ankle ligament for chronic lateral ankle instability: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research, August 2020.

Visit Archived Journal Club Sessions to access recordings of previous Journal Club sessions.

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