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A comparative analysis of analgesic efficacy of ultrasound and shock wave therapy in the treatment of patients with inflammation of the attachment of the plantar fascia in the course of calcaneal spurs

Última actualización 14/09/16 Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery September 2016, Volume 136, Issue 9, pp 1289–1296 A comparative analysis of analgesic efficacy of ultrasound and shock wave therapy in the treatment of patients with inflammation of the attachment of the plantar fascia in the course of calcaneal spurs Jolanta Krukowska,  Jacek Wrona,  …

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Ankle dorsiflexion: what is normal? Development of a decision pathway for diagnosing impaired ankle dorsiflexion and M. gastrocnemius tightness

Última actualización 14/09/16 Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery September 2016, Volume 136, Issue 9, pp 1203–1211 Ankle dorsiflexion: what is normal? Development of a decision pathway for diagnosing impaired ankle dorsiflexion and M. gastrocnemius tightness Sebastian F. Baumbach,  Mareen Braunstein,  Flora Seeliger,  Lars Borgmann,  Wolfgang Böcker,  Hans Polzer Introduction Impaired ankle dorsiflexion (ADF) is known to increase …

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Os Trigonum Syndrome

Última actualización 16/10/14Marie-Lyne Nault J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2014 vol. 22 no. 9 Os trigonum syndrome is the result of an overuse injury of the posterior ankle caused by repetitive plantar flexion stress. It is predominantly seen in ballet dancers and soccer players and is primarily a clinical diagnosis …

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Subtle Cavus Foot: Diagnosis and Management

Última actualización 11/09/14Sophia E. Deben J Am Acad Orthop Surg August 2014 vol. 22 no. 8 The subtle cavovarus foot (SCF) is a mild malalignment caused by either primary hindfoot varus or a plantarflexed first ray, resulting in a typical constellation of symptoms because of altered foot mechanics. Key clinical …

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Anterior Ankle Impingement: Diagnosis and Treatment

Última actualización 8/05/14Paul G. Talusan J Am Acad Orthop Surg. May 2014 vol. 22 no. 5 Anterior ankle impingement is a common clinical condition characterized by chronic anterior ankle pain that is exacerbated on dorsiflexion. Additional symptoms include instability; limited ankle motion; and pain with squatting, sprinting, stair climbing, and …

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Extended Indications for Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy

Última actualización 6/03/14Andrew R. Hsu, J Am Acad Orthop Surg January 2014 vol. 22 no. 1 Abstract Advances in foot and ankle arthroscopy have allowed surgeons to diagnose and treat a broadening array of disorders that were previously limited to open procedures. Arthroscopy of the posterior ankle, subtalar joint, and …

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The Adult Paralytic Foot

Última actualización 21/06/13Sean A. Matuszak, MD, Abstract The adult paralytic foot is a common clinical entity. It has numerous neurologic, systemic, and traumatic causes that result in muscle imbalance and foot deformity. A thorough physical examination and diagnostic work-up, as well as an understanding of the relevant functional anatomy, are …

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