Scientific Literature Reviews

Benjamin D. Cullen, DPM, FACFAS, Senior Editor 
Rachel H. Albright, DPM, MPH, AACFAS, 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.

April 2020

Suture Anchors for Primary Deltoid Ligament Repair Associated with Acute Ankle Fractures 
Reviewed By: Zachary G. Bennett, DPM

The Diagnostic Accuracy of Radiographs and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Predicting Deltoid Ligament Ruptures in Ankle Fractures 
Reviewed By: Candice N. Cooper, DPM 

Anatomical Reconstruction Produced Similarly Favorable Outcomes as Repair Procedures for the Treatment of Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability at Long Term Follow Up 
Reviewed By: Elvis Danne Jr., DPM 

Rising Incidence of Acute Hospital Admissions Due to Gout 
Reviewed By: Aman Fatima, DPM   

Results of Modified Ponseti Technique in Difficult Clubfoot and a Review of Literature 
Reviewed By: Du H. Jun, DPM

Percutaneous Reduction and Screw Fixation for All Types of Intra-articular Calcaneal Fractures
Reviewed By: Alana A. Marconi, DPM  

Acute Deltoid Ligament Repair in Ankle Fractures Five-year Follow-up 
Reviewed By: Stephanie K. Ragan, DPM

A Conservative Approach to Select Patients with Ischemic Wounds is Safe and Effective in the Setting of Deferred Revascularization
Reviewed By: Brandon A. Rogers, DPM

How Does Perioperative Ketorolac Affect Opioid Consumption and Pain Management after Ankle Fracture Surgery? 
Reviewed By: Kelly J. Rogers, DPM  

Endoscopically Assisted Reconstruction of Posterior Tibial Tendon for Stage 2 Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction 
Reviewed By: Yu Ting Saw, DPM  

Outcome of Primary Deltoid Ligament Repair in Acute Ankle Fractures: A Meta-Analysis of Comparative Studies
Reviewed By: Jeffrey Tucci, DPM 

Deltoid Ligament Repair Reduces and Stabilizes the Talus in Unstable Ankle Fractures
Reviewed By: Matthew D. Weber, DPM  

Does Routinely Repairing Deltoid Ligament Injuries in Type B Ankle Joint Fracture Influence Long-term Outcomes? 
Reviewed By:  Michelle L. Winder, DPM

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