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Research & Reviews  1,117 results

Estimates of Direct and Indirect Costs of Ankle Fractures: A Prospective Analysis.
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.20.00539
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Noback PC, Freibott CE et. al.

Oct 20th, 2020 - The quantification of the costs of ankle fractures and their associated treatments has garnered increased attention in orthopaedics through cost-effectiveness analysis. The purpose of this study was to prospectively assess the direct and indirect ...

Predicting Length of Stay and Readmissions After an Ankle Fracture Using a Risk Stratif...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000001788
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Simske NM, Benedick A et. al.

Oct 16th, 2020 - To determine the usefulness of a validated trauma triage score to stratify short-term outcomes including hospital length of stay (LOS), in-hospital complications, discharge location, and rate of readmission after an ankle fracture. Retrospective c...

Untreated small posterior fragment of ankle fracture with early removal of syndesmotic ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.10.030
Injury Yang TC, Tzeng YH et. al.

Oct 14th, 2020 - This retrospective study aimed to report outcomes of fixation of bi-malleolar or tri-malleolar fractures combined with syndesmotic injury with or without posterior malleolar fracture (PMF), and to ascertain whether syndesmotic screw removal at 6 t...

Clinical outcomes and trans-syndesmotic screw frequency after posterior malleolar fract...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.10.021
Injury Marques Ribeiro H, Silva J et. al.

Oct 13th, 2020 - This study aimed to evaluate the clinical outcomes and the trans-syndesmotic screw frequency after trimalleolar ankle fractures with a posterior malleolus fracture involving <25% of the articular surface. Retrospective comparative study. Patients ...

Deltoid ligament reconstruction with autologous gracilis tendon in chronic medial ankle...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foot.2020.101714
Foot (Edinburgh, Scotland); Pisanu F, Ortu S et. al.

Oct 10th, 2020 - The repair of a deltoid ligament injury, following an ankle fracture with involvement of the syndesmosis, has no univocal consensus. Also the surgical strategies in case of a subsequent chronic instability are still under debate. In this work the ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,123 results

Estimates of Direct and Indirect Costs of Ankle Fractures: A Prospective Analysis.
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.20.00539
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Noback PC, Freibott CE et. al.

Oct 20th, 2020 - The quantification of the costs of ankle fractures and their associated treatments has garnered increased attention in orthopaedics through cost-effectiveness analysis. The purpose of this study was to prospectively assess the direct and indirect ...

Predicting Length of Stay and Readmissions After an Ankle Fracture Using a Risk Stratif...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOT.0000000000001788
Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma; Simske NM, Benedick A et. al.

Oct 16th, 2020 - To determine the usefulness of a validated trauma triage score to stratify short-term outcomes including hospital length of stay (LOS), in-hospital complications, discharge location, and rate of readmission after an ankle fracture. Retrospective c...

Untreated small posterior fragment of ankle fracture with early removal of syndesmotic ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.10.030
Injury Yang TC, Tzeng YH et. al.

Oct 14th, 2020 - This retrospective study aimed to report outcomes of fixation of bi-malleolar or tri-malleolar fractures combined with syndesmotic injury with or without posterior malleolar fracture (PMF), and to ascertain whether syndesmotic screw removal at 6 t...

Clinical outcomes and trans-syndesmotic screw frequency after posterior malleolar fract...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.10.021
Injury Marques Ribeiro H, Silva J et. al.

Oct 13th, 2020 - This study aimed to evaluate the clinical outcomes and the trans-syndesmotic screw frequency after trimalleolar ankle fractures with a posterior malleolus fracture involving <25% of the articular surface. Retrospective comparative study. Patients ...

Deltoid ligament reconstruction with autologous gracilis tendon in chronic medial ankle...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foot.2020.101714
Foot (Edinburgh, Scotland); Pisanu F, Ortu S et. al.

Oct 10th, 2020 - The repair of a deltoid ligament injury, following an ankle fracture with involvement of the syndesmosis, has no univocal consensus. Also the surgical strategies in case of a subsequent chronic instability are still under debate. In this work the ...

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News  5 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.

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. ...

Silverman's Selections: Images and Splints
https://www.medpagetoday.com/orthopedics/orthopedics/49102

Dec 12th, 2014 - Lance Silverman, MD is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle injuries in the Twin Cities. He writes about all things foot, ankle, and overall health and wellness on his website, blog and on social media. Below are some of the studie...

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