Scientific Literature Reviews - July 2010

Andrew J. Meyr, 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 2010

Continuous peripheral nerve blocks for postoperative analgesia in children: feasibility and side effects in a cohort study of 339 catheters
Reviewed by: Michael R Brewer, DPM

Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus Treated With Fresh Talar Allografts
Reviewed by: Vu Thai Nguyen, DPM

Ponseti Method Compared with Surgical Treatment of Clubfoot
Reviewed by: Richard J Rand, III, DPM

Lower Extremity Arterial Injury Patterns and Reconstructive Outcomes in Patients with Sever Lower Extremity Trauma: A 26-Year Review
Reviewed by:  Judianne Walker, DPM

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