Scientific Literature Reviews - May 2010

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.


May 2010

Foot Kinematics During a Bilateral Heel Rise Test in Participants With Stage II Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction
Reviewed by: Jonathan Deming, DPM

Subtalar Fusion After Displaced Intra-Articular Calcaneal Fractures: Does Initial Operative Treatment Matter?
Reviewed by:  Seth M. Felice, DPM

Treatment of Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability: A Modified Broström Technique Using Three Suture Anchors
Reviewed by:  Jennifer Gerteisen, DPM

Extraskeletal Osteochondroma of the Foot
Reviewed by:  Jill Greenley, DPM

Hyaluronic Acid as a Treatment for Ankle Osteoarthritis
Reviewed by:  Kelsey L. Harvey, DPM

Human Amniotic Fluid Stem Cells Culture Onto Titanium Screws: A New Perspective For Bone Engineering
Reviewed by:  Josh Rhodenizer, DPM

Complications when using threaded K-wire fixation for displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures
Reviewed by: Christopher Schmitt, DPM

Return to Training and Playing After Posterior Ankle Arthroscopy for Posterior Impingement in Elite Professional Soccer
Reviewed by:  Alex Scholl, DPM

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