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Research & Reviews  86 results

High Utility of the 1st Metatarsal Phalangeal Joint Fusion.
Clinics in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery; Prissel MA, Brandão R et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2022 - Fusion of the first metatarsophalangeal joint has been used by foot and ankle surgeons as a reproducible and useful means of treating end-stage arthritis of the great toe. However, the overall utility and successful outcomes of this procedure have...

Bunionette (Tailor's Bunion)

Mar 31st, 2022 - Practice Essentials The term tailor's bunion (a synonym for bunionette) initially described an acquired lesion that caused chronic pain and swelling over the lateral aspect of the fifth metatarsal (MT) head. These lesions often were present on tai...

Bunionette (Tailor's Bunion)

Mar 31st, 2022 - Practice Essentials The term tailor's bunion (a synonym for bunionette) initially described an acquired lesion that caused chronic pain and swelling over the lateral aspect of the fifth metatarsal (MT) head. These lesions often were present on tai...

The influence of concomitant hammertoe correction on postoperative outcomes in patients...
Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Journal of the European... Rajan L, Kim J et. al.

Mar 30th, 2022 - Patients with hallux valgus often develop secondary hammertoe deformities of the lesser toes. Operative management of bunions with hammertoe can be more extensive; however, it is unclear whether this affects patient-reported outcomes. The aim of t...

Ambulatory Surgery Centers Versus Hospital Outpatient Departments for Orthopaedic Surge...
The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; Wang KY, Puvanesarajah V et. al.

Feb 11th, 2022 - The goals of this study were to compare the utilization and costs of ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) versus hospital outpatient department (HOPD) for commonly performed outpatient orthopaedic surgical procedures. Commercially insured patients un...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

Ultrasound Guided Ankle Block Versus Medial Forefoot Block for Forefoot Surgery

Jul 15th, 2019 - Forefoot surgery includes bunion surgery and similar reconstructive bone cutting surgery and is very painful. Local anaesthetic nerve blocks have been used for many years to help alleviate pain following this surgery. The present study aims to com...

Pulsed Radiofrequency Energy to Treat Post-Bunionectomy Pain

May 2nd, 2017 - The clinical study's primary objective is to compare the overall analgesic effect of the Provant Therapy System (test device) to an identical sham device (placebo) in subjects experiencing post-operative pain following first metatarsal bunion surg...

A Study to Evaluate the Effectiveness and Safety of Tapentadol (CG5503) in the Treatment of Acute Pain From Bunionectomy Compared With Placebo

Jan 9th, 2015 - Patients undergoing bunionectomy (a surgical procedure to remove a bunion, an enlargement of the joint at the base of the big toe comprised of bone and soft tissue) often experience moderate to severe acute pain post-surgery. Normally such pain is...

Study of Lornoxicam or Ketorolac or Placebo for Post-Operative Pain After Bunionectomy

Dec 3rd, 2012 - To determine whether a single dose of intravenous lornoxicam is superior to intravenous placebo for management of post-operative pain in patients who have surgical removal of a bunion on the lower extremity. One-fourth of patients in this study wi...

Efficacy and Safety of Intranasal Morphine for Pain After Bunion Surgery

Jan 14th, 2008 - Diagnosis and Main Criteria for Inclusion: Healthy adult patients (18 to 76 years old), who scored PS-1 to PS-3 according to the American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Classification System, requiring primary, unilateral, first meta...

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News  6 results

FDA Approves IV Opioid Oliceridine for Short-term Use

Aug 10th, 2020 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the intravenous (IV) opioid oliceridine (Olinvyk) for the management of moderate to severe acute pain in adults who require an IV opioid and for whom alternative treatments fail. The FDA's Ane...

FDA Backs Cartiva Implant for Osteoarthritis in the MTP Joint

Apr 21st, 2016 - The US Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Devices Panel of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee voted yesterday to recommend premarket approval of the Cartiva Synthetic Cartilage Implant for use in patients wit...

Foot Deformities Usually Are Correctable With Early Action
Heidi Splete

Jan 1st, 2011 - Major Finding: Of adults younger than age 60 years who have bunions, 89% inherited the condition. Data Source: A genetic analysis and foot examination of 2,179 adults.

Human Growth Hormone: A Paul Bunyan Drug or a Drug for Paul's Bunion

Dec 3rd, 2007 - People have been attracted to the tales of giants able to perform extraordinary feats of strength, like Paul Bunyan, the mythical American lumberjack. HGH, or human growth hormone, has had the promise to achieve the dreams of some people to become...

Clinical manifestations of hyperuricemia and gout

ACUTE GOUT FLARES: PAINFUL, UNPREDICTABLE, HIGHLY LIKELY TO RECUR Acute flares of gouty arthritis are characterized by warmth, swelling, redness, and often severe pain. Pain frequently begins in the middle of the night or early morning.

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Patient Education  8 results see all →