Scientific Literature Reviews - April 2011

Andrew J. Meyr, DPM, Editor

ACFAS 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.

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April 2011

Plantar Fascia-Specific Stretching Versus Radial Shock-Wave Therapy as Initial Treatment of Plantar Fasciopathy
Reviewed by: Saadia Whatley, DPM

Foot Orthoses in the Prevention of Injury in Military Training
Reviewed by: Michael Brondon, DPM

Plantar Fascia-Specific Stretching Versus Radial Shock-Wave Therapy as Initial Treatment of Plantar Fasciopathy
Reviewed by: Quinn Taylor Charbonneau, DPM

Comparison of Surgical Outcomes of Intra-Articular Calcaneal Fractures by Age
Reviewed by: Lauren A. Fisher, DPM

Reliability of MRI Findings of Peroneal Tendinopathy in Patients with Lateral Chronic Ankle Instability
Reviewed by: Vikram Thakar, DPM

Preservation of Lesser Metatarsophalangeal Joints in Rheumatoid Forefoot Reconstruction
Reviewed by: Catherine Hudson, DPM

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