Scientific Literature Reviews - November 2012

Andrew J. Meyr, DPM, FACFAS, 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.

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November 2012

Talocalcaneal Tarsal Coalitions and the Calcaneal Lengthening Osteotomy: The Role of Deformity Correction
Reviewed by: Eoin Gorman, DPM

Influence of High-Heeled Shoes on Venous Function in Young Women
Reviewed by: Eoin Gorman, DPM

Motion Versus Fixed Distraction of the Joint in the Treatment of Ankle Osteoarthritis: a Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial
Reviewed by: Jill F. Ashcraft, DPM

Changes in Pain, Function, and Gait Mechanics Two Years Following Total Ankle Arthroplasty Performed with Two Modern Fixed Bearing Prostheses
Reviewed by: Homan Badri, DPM

Acute Fractures to the Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Bone: Development of Classification and Treatment Recommendations Based on the Current Evidence
Reviewed by: Homan Badri, DPM

The Effect of Modified Broström-Gould Repair for Lateral Ankle Instability on In Vivo Tibiotalar Kinematics
Reviewed by: Steve M Czymbor, DPM

Indexing Severity of Diabetic Foot Infection with 99mTc-WBC SPECT/CT Hybrid Imaging
Reviewed by: Steve M Czymbor, DPM

Tri-Component, Mobile Bearing, Total Ankle Replacement: Mid-term Functional Outcome and Survival
Reviewed by: John Mostafa, DPM

Evidence-Based Indications for Distraction Ankle Arthroplasty
Reviewed by: John Mostafa, DPM

Outcome of Arthroscopic Debridement and Microfracture as the Primary Treatment for Osteochondral Lesions of the Talar Dome
Reviewed by: Nicholas R. Schmerbach, DPM

Complete Mapping of Lateral and Medial Sural Artery Perforators: Anatomical Study with Duplex-Doppler Ultrasound Correlation
Reviewed by: Nicholas R. Schmerbach, DPM

Particulated Articular Cartilage: CAIS and DeNovo NT
Reviewed by: N. Jake Summers, DPM

Clinical Comparison of the Osteochondral Autograft Transfer System and Subchondral Drilling in Osteochondral Defects of the First Metatarsal Head
Reviewed by: N. Jake Summers, DPM
 

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