5 Tips for Avoiding Falls on the Ice This Winter
Winter is here, with its frigid temperatures, howling winds and snowy, icy conditions. The American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) reports that falls on icy surfaces are a major cause of ankle sprains and fractures and offers these
Obesity nearly doubles the odds of a patient having the most severe category of ankle fracture, according to research published in a recent issue of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons’ Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery (JFAS).
The 2012 Summer Olympics have arrived, and according to foot and ankle surgeons from the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS), intense play performance throughout the games can cause an increased risk for foot and ankle injuries.
Advancements in Medicine, Patient Outcomes Banner Foot and Ankle Conference 2012 03 03 CHICAGO—March 5, 2012 Foot and ankle surgeons from around the globe gathered this week to pave the way for advancing patient outcomes and medicine at the
Dr. Thomas Roukis to Serve as Secretary Treasurer of National Surgical Society 2012 03 02 CHICAGO— March 2, 2012 In ceremonies today, Thomas S. Roukis, DPM, PhD, FACFAS was named secretary treasurer of the 6,500 member American College