Scientific Literature Reviews - May 2011

Andrew J. Meyr, DPM, Editor

ACFAS Scientific Literature Review Monthly offers a variety of types of published articles including clinical studies, case reports, methodology and technical reports, clinical "pearls," literature reviews and more. Each issue constitutes a state-of-the-art "textbook chapter" in the field of podiatric surgery.


May 2011

Effect of Posterior Malleolus Fracture on Outcome After Unstable Ankle Fracture
Reviewed by:  Aaron Bellew, DPM

Percutaneous Internal Fixation of Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fractures (Zones II and III) with Charlotte Carolina Screw and Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentration.
Reviewed by: Raffaella Buffolino, DPM

Complications of Talus Fractures in Children
Reviewed by: Mario Voloshin, DPM

Single Stage Surgical Treatment of Infected Nonunion of the Distal Tibia
Reviewed by: Pasquale Cancelliere, DPM

STAR Ankle: Long-Term Results
Reviewed by: Brant L. McCartan, DPM, MBA, MS

Is Percutaneous Repair Better Than Open Repair in Acute Achilles Tendon Rupture?
Reviewed by: Katrina Hallahan, DPM

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