Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 4 - April 2015Author(s): Jodi Schoenhaus, DPM, FACFASThis author offers insights on the surgical treatment of a 4-year-old boy with femoral varus and internal tibial torsion.Section: Online Exclusive
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 4 - April 2015Author(s): Annie Nguyentat, DPM, and Meagan Jennings, DPM, FACFASThese authors detail the diagnosis and treatment of a 10-year-old, who presented with posterior ankle pain that urgent care clinicians originally diagnosed Section: Online Exclusive
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 4 - April 2015Author(s): Kevin A. Kirby, DPMPodiatrists commonly use the terms “normal” and “abnormal” to describe foot structure and foot function. We might look at a set of plain film radiographs and note that one foot has a hallux valgus angle that we call “normal” while the contralateral foot has a hallux valgus angle that […]
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 4 - April 2015Author(s): Danielle Chicano, Contributing EditorPodiatrists who are treating dermal ulcers and defects may want to consider an emerging wound allograft that might offer improved regenerative healing. Section: Technology In Practice
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 4 - April 2015Author(s): Richard L. Blake, DPMDealing with pain in a sports medicine practice can be a very difficult, challenging and frustrating process. The patients want to get better as soon as possible. Some have high pain thresholds and some have low pain thresholds. Let us take a closer look at approaching common types […]
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 4 - April 2015Author(s): Charles M. Zelen, DPM, FACFAS, and Thomas Serena, MD, FACSThe avascular, low immunogenic, anti-inflammatory, anti-scarring and wound healing properties of amniotic membrane make it valuable in a wide range of regenerative medicine applications. These authors review the clinical and scientific evidence […]
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 4 - April 2015Author(s): Kristine Hoffman, DPMBites and stings from spiders, scorpions and ticks can lead to conditions ranging from irritating dermatological issues to more serious systemic consequences.This author discusses the diagnosis and treatment of allergic reactions, Lyme disease, scabies and other conditions that can […]
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 4 - April 2015Author(s): Justin Kaminski, DPM, and Thanh Dinh, DPM, FACFAS Peripheral vascular disease can be a critical factor with delayed wound healing. Accordingly, these authors offer pertinent diagnostic insights, review current concepts in revascularization and discuss the optimal timing of surgical intervention after r […]
Issue Number: Volume 28 - Issue 4 - April 2015Author(s): Lawrence A. DiDomenico, DPM, FACFAS, and Frank A. Luckino III, DPM, AACFASEmphasizing frontal plane correction with the modified Lapidus arthrodesis reportedly offers an array of benefits including the restoration of normal or near normal anatomic alignment, improved first MPJ range of motion, and a re […]
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