Scientific Literature Reviews

Kelly M. Pirozzi, DPM, FACFAS, Senior Editor 
Ryan J. Donegan, DPM, 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.

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January 2018

Pain Relief After Operative Treatment of an Extremity Fracture: A Noninferiority Randomized Controlled Trial
Reviewed By: Jessica Brodie, DPM

Correlating Preoperative MRI Measurements of Metatarsal Osteomyelitis with Surgical Clear Margins Reveals the Need from 1 Centimeter Resection Margin
Reviewed By: David Cheskis, DPM

Anatomical Reconstruction of the Fourth Brachymetatarsia with One-Stage Iliac Bone and Cartilage Cap Grafting
Reviewed By: Peter A. Ferrante, DPM

Anatomic Delineation of Tarsal Tunnel Innervation via Ultrasonography
Reviewed By: Michael Huchital, DPM

Concurrent Arthroscopic Osteochondral Lesion Treatment and Lateral Ankle Ligament Repair Has No Substantial Effect on the Outcome of Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability
Reviewed By: Nooreen Ibrahim, DPM

Sports and Recreational Activities Following Total Ankle Replacement
Reviewed By: Christopher A. Juels, DPM

Bioabsorbable Magnesium Versus Standard Titanium Compression Screws for Fixation of Distal Metatarsal Osteotomies: Three-Year Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial
Reviewed By: Jason Kim, DPM

Professional Athletes’ Return to Play and Performance After Operative Repair of an Achilles Tendon Rupture
Reviewed By: Lenny Nguyen, DPM

A Radiologic Classification of Talocalcaneal Coalitions Based on 3D Reconstruction
Reviewed By: Brian Schenavar, DPM

Functional Outcome After Calcaneus Fractures: A Comparison Between Polytrauma Patients and Isolated Fractures
Reviewed By: Jonathan Shih, DPM

Heel-Rise Height Deficit One Year After Achilles Tendon Rupture Relates to Changes in Ankle Biomechanics Six Years After Injury
Reviewed By: Garret L. Strand, DPM

Five-Year Outcomes After Treatment for Acute Instability of the Tibiofibular Syndesmosis Using a Suture Button Fixation System
Reviewed By: Anne P. Stroze, DPM

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