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Research & Reviews  1,205 results

Insulin Dependence Increases the Risk of 30-Day Postoperative Complications Following A...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2021.03.011
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publicat... Liu JW, Ahn J et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Patients with diabetes mellitus that undergo ankle fracture surgery have higher rates of postoperative complications compared to patients without diabetes mellitus. We evaluated the rate of complications in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus pati...

Patient Outcomes Following Ankle Fracture Fixation.
https://doi.org/10.1177/10711007211003073
Foot & Ankle International; Chong HH, Hau MYT et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - Several studies have reported on potential negative predictive factors of functional outcomes after ankle fracture fixation. However, there is minimal patient-reported data on long-term outcomes. This study aimed to evaluate potential risk factors...

Smoking and trimalleolar fractures are risk factors for infection after open reduction ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.04.017
Injury Sato T, Takegami Y et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - One of the complications of the surgical therapy for ankle fractures includes wound infection. This study aimed to evaluate postoperative function and clarify the risk factors associated with postoperative wound infection in patients receiving the...

Comparison of routine computed tomography and plain X-ray imaging for malleolar fractur...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fas.2021.03.025
Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Journal of the European... Szymański T, Zdanowicz U

Apr 9th, 2021 - Most patients with ankle arthrosis have a history of ankle fracture. Evaluation of malleolar fractures solely on X-ray may be insufficient to identify many pathologies that potentially contribute to ankle arthrosis, with a consequent poor prognosi...

Syndesmosis fixation in supination-external rotation ankle fractures. Long-Term results...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fas.2021.03.014
Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Journal of the European... Lehtola R, Leskelä HV et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - The clinical relevance and treatment of syndesmosis injury in supination-external rotation (SER) ankle fractures are controversial. After malleolar fixation 24 SER 4 ankle fracture patients with unstable syndesmosis in external rotation stress tes...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,219 results

Insulin Dependence Increases the Risk of 30-Day Postoperative Complications Following A...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2021.03.011
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publicat... Liu JW, Ahn J et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Patients with diabetes mellitus that undergo ankle fracture surgery have higher rates of postoperative complications compared to patients without diabetes mellitus. We evaluated the rate of complications in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus pati...

Patient Outcomes Following Ankle Fracture Fixation.
https://doi.org/10.1177/10711007211003073
Foot & Ankle International; Chong HH, Hau MYT et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - Several studies have reported on potential negative predictive factors of functional outcomes after ankle fracture fixation. However, there is minimal patient-reported data on long-term outcomes. This study aimed to evaluate potential risk factors...

Smoking and trimalleolar fractures are risk factors for infection after open reduction ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.04.017
Injury Sato T, Takegami Y et. al.

Apr 26th, 2021 - One of the complications of the surgical therapy for ankle fractures includes wound infection. This study aimed to evaluate postoperative function and clarify the risk factors associated with postoperative wound infection in patients receiving the...

Comparison of routine computed tomography and plain X-ray imaging for malleolar fractur...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fas.2021.03.025
Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Journal of the European... Szymański T, Zdanowicz U

Apr 9th, 2021 - Most patients with ankle arthrosis have a history of ankle fracture. Evaluation of malleolar fractures solely on X-ray may be insufficient to identify many pathologies that potentially contribute to ankle arthrosis, with a consequent poor prognosi...

Syndesmosis fixation in supination-external rotation ankle fractures. Long-Term results...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fas.2021.03.014
Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Journal of the European... Lehtola R, Leskelä HV et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - The clinical relevance and treatment of syndesmosis injury in supination-external rotation (SER) ankle fractures are controversial. After malleolar fixation 24 SER 4 ankle fracture patients with unstable syndesmosis in external rotation stress tes...

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News  13 results

Vancomycin Powder May Curb Wound Infection After Knee and Ankle Fracture Surgery
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948696

Apr 5th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Intra-wound vancomycin powder reduces gram-positive infection in operatively treated high-risk tibia fractures, according to an open-label randomized clinical trial. "Patients with a fracture around the knee or ankle fa...

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.

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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