Scientific Literature Reviews

John S. Steinberg, DPM, Editor 

The ACFAS’s Scientific Literature Reviews is a compilation of brief summaries of quality research from world-renowned medical journals, provided by podiatric residents from across the country.


July 2008

Treatment of Symptomatic Diabetic Polyneuropathy with the Antioxidant Alpha-lipoic Acid: A Meta-Analysis 
Reviewed by: Jerod Darnell, DPM

Extraperiosteal Plating of Pronation-Abduction Ankle Fractures 
Reviewed by: Michelle Dunbar, DPM

Midfoot Arthritis: Evaluation and Treatment, Surgical and Nonsurgical 
Reviewed by: Adam Hicks, DPM

Neuropathic Plantar Forefoot Ulcers Treated with Tendon Lengthenings 
Reviewed by: Brad W. Jones, DPM

Achilles Tendinopathy in Diabetes Mellitus 
Reviewed by: Paul Klutts, DPM

Dynamic Wound Closure for Decompressive Leg Fasciotomy Wound 
Reviewed by: Misty Lee, DPM

Specialty Update: What's New in Foot and Ankle Surgery 
Reviewed by: Melissa J. Lockwood, DPM

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