Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 8 - August 2015Author(s): Noman A. Siddiqui, DPM, MHA, AACFAS The author presents a hybrid technique combining gradual bony and soft tissue distraction with acute deformity correction in multiple planes in a 30-year-old patient.Section: Online Exclusive
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 8 - August 2015Author(s): Jason Lake, MD, Todd Haddon, DPM, FACFAS, and Kristina Lacy, DPMThese authors present a guide to reconstructing the talus with a pantalar fusion and allograft of the femoral head in a patient with a failed ankle replacement.Section: Online Exclusive
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 8 - August 2015Author(s): Kevin A. Kirby, DPMIt has now been 30 years since I first opened my podiatric practice, joining a group of orthopedic surgeons in a multispecialty practice. It has been a great experience for me as many changes have occurred within podiatry and the rest of the medical profession during this time. Some […]
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 8 - August 2015Author(s): Danielle Chicano, Contributing EditorA new and innovative memory compression staple system might be the right choice for podiatric surgeons who are looking for strong, convenient and low profile fixation.Section: Technology In Practice
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 8 - August 2015Author(s): A. Douglas Spitalny, DPM, FACFASFor those of us who work with collegiate and professional athletes, keeping our patients on the field of play can be a real challenge. We often need every imaginable modality possible. As with our surgical patients, it is a challenge to figure out which modality will wo […]
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 8 - August 2015Author(s): Guy R. Pupp, DPM, FACFAS, and Daniel Black, DPMShould you use deep tissue cultures or swab cultures in your evaluation of wounds? These authors review the literature on wound cultures and explore the early emergence of more advanced technologies to detect wound infection. Section: FeatureTopics: Wound […]
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