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Research & Reviews  1,047 results

Immediate Improvement in Physical Function After Symptomatic Syndesmotic Screw Removal.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000001766
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Kohring JM, Greenstein A et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - To investigate the immediate impact of removing symptomatic syndesmotic screws on PROMIS outcomes and ankle range of motion (ROM) in patients who had previously undergone ankle fracture open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) and syndesmotic f...

Minimum Clinically Important Difference in Short Musculoskeletal Function Assessment: W...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1938640020923262
Foot & Ankle Specialist; McCreary DL, Cunningham BP

May 16th, 2020 - Accurate interpretation of the clinical significance of patient-reported outcome (PRO) research requires determination of the threshold where a difference in PRO score represents a clinical benefit to patients, termed the minimum clinically import...

An Assessment of Normal Tibiofibular Anatomy on Lateral Fluoroscopy.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1071100720917639
Foot & Ankle International; Cogan C, Liu T et. al.

May 15th, 2020 - Intraoperative identification of syndesmotic malreduction during ankle fracture fixation can be challenging. Prior studies describe the normal tibiofibular relationship on anteroposterior and mortise views to aid assessment, but the normal anatomi...

Posterior Tibial Tendon Rupture Associated With Anterolateral Distal Tibial and Medial ...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2020.02.010
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; Cataldi C, Bacci N et. al.

May 3rd, 2020 - A posterior tibial tendon (PTT) rupture associated with ankle fractures is a very rare condition. Ankle pronation and external rotation (PER) movement are the typical traumatic mechanism. This injury is frequently overlooked preoperatively. Early ...

Ankle Fracture Epidemiology in the United States: Patient-Related Trends and Mechanisms...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2019.09.016
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; Scheer RC, Newman JM et. al.

Apr 30th, 2020 - Current nationwide epidemiological data regarding ankle fractures are scarce. Such information is important towards better quantifying the mortality associated with such injuries, financial impact, as well as the implementation of preventative mea...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,063 results

Immediate Improvement in Physical Function After Symptomatic Syndesmotic Screw Removal.
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000001766
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Kohring JM, Greenstein A et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - To investigate the immediate impact of removing symptomatic syndesmotic screws on PROMIS outcomes and ankle range of motion (ROM) in patients who had previously undergone ankle fracture open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) and syndesmotic f...

Minimum Clinically Important Difference in Short Musculoskeletal Function Assessment: W...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1938640020923262
Foot & Ankle Specialist; McCreary DL, Cunningham BP

May 16th, 2020 - Accurate interpretation of the clinical significance of patient-reported outcome (PRO) research requires determination of the threshold where a difference in PRO score represents a clinical benefit to patients, termed the minimum clinically import...

An Assessment of Normal Tibiofibular Anatomy on Lateral Fluoroscopy.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1071100720917639
Foot & Ankle International; Cogan C, Liu T et. al.

May 15th, 2020 - Intraoperative identification of syndesmotic malreduction during ankle fracture fixation can be challenging. Prior studies describe the normal tibiofibular relationship on anteroposterior and mortise views to aid assessment, but the normal anatomi...

Posterior Tibial Tendon Rupture Associated With Anterolateral Distal Tibial and Medial ...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2020.02.010
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; Cataldi C, Bacci N et. al.

May 3rd, 2020 - A posterior tibial tendon (PTT) rupture associated with ankle fractures is a very rare condition. Ankle pronation and external rotation (PER) movement are the typical traumatic mechanism. This injury is frequently overlooked preoperatively. Early ...

Ankle Fracture Epidemiology in the United States: Patient-Related Trends and Mechanisms...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2019.09.016
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; Scheer RC, Newman JM et. al.

Apr 30th, 2020 - Current nationwide epidemiological data regarding ankle fractures are scarce. Such information is important towards better quantifying the mortality associated with such injuries, financial impact, as well as the implementation of preventative mea...

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News  15 results

The Effect of Insurance Type on Patient Access to Ankle Fracture Care Under the Affordable Care Act
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/197564/foot-ankle/effect-insurance-type-patient-access-ankle-fracture-care-under/page/0/3?channel=264

Sep 13th, 2018 - RESULTS In total, 350 offices were contacted across 8 states (4 states with and 4 states without expanded Medicaid eligibility) of which we identified 245 orthopedic surgeons who would surgically treat ankle fractures. The 245 surgeons’ offices we.

Ankle Fracture Casting Stands Up Against Surgery at 3 Years
https://www.medpagetoday.com/orthopedics/orthopedics/72015

Mar 27th, 2018 - Action Points Follow-up of a study demonstrating functional equivalence at 6 months between close contact casting and surgery for initial treatment of unstable ankle fractures showed maintenance of equivalent functional outcomes at 3 years. Realiz...

An Update on Management of Syndesmosis Injury: A National US Database Study
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/119718/foot-ankle/update-management-syndesmosis-injury-national-us-database-study/page/0/1?channel=264

Dec 13th, 2016 - Results Number of open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) procedures increased for all ankle fracture types over the period 2007 to 2011 (Table 1). Over the same period, number of procedures for isolated syndesmosis ORIF increased significantl.

Cast Technique May Help Elderly Avoid Ankle Fracture Surgery
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/870152

Oct 11th, 2016 - For elderly patients with unstable ankle fractures, a molded, below-knee cast with minimal padding produces similar functional outcomes and fewer drawbacks associated with surgical fixation, according to a study published in the October 11 issue o...

Casting Method May Help Elderly Avoid Ankle Surgery
https://www.medpagetoday.com/orthopedics/orthopedics/60730

Oct 11th, 2016 - Action Points Note that this randomized trial found no difference in symptomatic outcome when close-contact casting was compared to surgery for unstable ankle fracture in older adults. Note that rates of malunion were higher in the casting group. ...

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