Scientific Literature Reviews - June 2009

 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.


June 2009

The Agility Total Ankle Arthroplasty
Reviewed by: Joseph K. Park, DPM; Eric B. Naasz, DPM; Brendan Riley, DPM

The Association between ACE inhibitors and the Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Suggestions for a Neuro-inflammatory Pathogenesis of CRPS
Reviewed by: Syamak Yamini, DPM; Charles Han, DPM

Wound Therapy by Marrow Mesenchymal Cell Transplantation
Reviewed by: Olufunmilayo Olanipekun, DPM; Allison Herrick, DPM; David Aungst, DPM

Effectiveness of Prefabricated and Customized Foot Orthoses Made from Low-Cost Foam for Noncomplicated Plantar Fasciitis: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Reviewed by: Ronny Alfandari, DPM;  Terry Shiao, DPM; Jonathan Thompson, DPM

Educational Opportunities