Scientific Literature Reviews

Kelly M. Pirozzi, DPM, FACFAS, Senior Editor 
Jennifer R. Seifert, DPM, AACFAS, Co-Editor
Jacob Wynes, DPM, MS, FACFAS, Co-Editor

ACFAS Scientific Literature Review Monthly offers a variety 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 foot and ankle surgery.

September 2019

Posterior Malleolar Ankle Fractures an Effort at Improving Outcomes
Reviewed By: Amanda G. Borrelli, DPM  

Presence of Subfibular Ossicle Does Not Affect the Outcome of Arthroscopic Modified Broström Procedure for Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability
Reviewed By: Thanh Hoa Bui, DPM

Gross Motor Skills in Children with Idiopathic Clubfoot and the Association between Gross Motor Skills, Foot Involvement, Gait, and Foot Motion
Reviewed By: Vrunda R. Dalal, DPM

Surgical Peripheral Nerve Decompression for the Treatment of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy of the Foot- A Level 1 Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial
Reviewed By: Charlene M. Dennemeyer, DPM

Infected Bone Resection Plus Adjuvant Antibiotic-Impregnated Calcium Sulfate Versus Infected Bone Resection Alone in the Treatment of Diabetic Forefoot Osteomyelitis
Reviewed By: Nader Ghobrial, DPM

Swift Downregulation of Gelatinases (MMP-2, MMP-9) in Neuropathic Diabetic Foot Ulcers Treated With Total Contact Cast
Reviewed By: Du H. Jun, DPM

Complications in the Management of Acute Achilles Tendon Rupture: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-analysis of 2060 Patients
Reviewed By: Maybelle C. Maningat, DPM

Comparison of Three Antimicrobial Strategies in Diabetic Foot Infections Post-Amputation
Reviewed By: Brennan A. Menninger, DPM

Mid-Term Follow-Up Results of Calcaneal Reconstruction for Calcaneal Malunion
Reviewed By: Hesam Naenifard, DPM

Morton’s Neuroma Excision. What Are We Really Doing? Which Retractor Is Superior?
Reviewed By: Disha Shah, DPM

Operative Versus Non-Operative Treatment in Diabetic Dry Toe Gangrene
Reviewed By: Kristen N. Treleven, DPM

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