Scientific Literature Reviews - August 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.


August 2011

Heterotopic Ossification After Primary Total Ankle Arthroplasty 
Reviewed by: Stacie Buck, DPM

Minimally Invasive Plate Osteosynthesis of the Distal Fibula With the Locking Compression Plate: First Experience of 20 Cases
Reviewed by: R Abram Swensen, DPM

Mycobacterium bolletii/Mycobacterium massiliense Furunculosis Associated with Pedicure Footbaths
Reviewed by: Jacqueline Monroe, DPM

Symptomatic Bunionette Deformity in Adolescents
Reviewed by: Stacie D. Anderson, DPM

Use of Conservative and Surgical Foot Care in an Inception Cohort of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Reviewed by: Stephanie Ouhadi, DPM

Efficacy of Intra-Operative Surgical Irrigation With Polihexanide and Nitrofurazone in Reducing Bacterial Load After Nail Surgery
Reviewed by: Chuck Hoehn, DPM

The Use of Free Flap for Limb Salvage in Children With Tumors of the Extremities
Reviewed by: Alissa Duncan, DPM

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