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ALLMedicine™ Calcaneus Fractures Center

Research & Reviews  105 results

Calcaneus Fracture Imaging
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/388031-overview

Jul 26th, 2022 - Practice Essentials The calcaneus is the most frequently fractured tarsal bone. Calcaneus fractures account for 60% of all tarsal fractures. [1] They account for 1-2% of all fractures of the body, with the majority involving the subtalar joint (ab...

Calcaneus Fracture Imaging
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/388031-print

Jul 26th, 2022 - The calcaneus is the most frequently fractured tarsal bone. Calcaneus fractures account for 60% of all tarsal fractures.[1] They account for 1-2% of all fractures of the body, with the majority involving the subtalar joint (about 75%) and the calc...

Calcaneus Fracture Imaging
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/388031-overview

Jul 26th, 2022 - Practice Essentials The calcaneus is the most frequently fractured tarsal bone. Calcaneus fractures account for 60% of all tarsal fractures. [1] They account for 1-2% of all fractures of the body, with the majority involving the subtalar joint (ab...

Effects of Hyaluronic Acid With Intra-articular Corticosteroid Injections in the Manage...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2022.03.003
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publicat... Gomes FF, Maranho DA et. al.

Jun 26th, 2022 - We investigated the potential of exogenous hyaluronic acid (HA) associated with corticosteroid injections to improve pain and function for the treatment of post-traumatic subtalar osteoarthritis, in comparison with isolated intra-articular cortico...

Calcaneus Fractures
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1232246-print

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Fractures of the calcaneus, or os calcis, have been observed and documented for centuries.[1] However, a true consensus regarding the management of these fractures has long eluded practitioners.[2] Norris correctly described a ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

External Fixation Versus Splinting of Acute Calcaneus Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04063657

Feb 9th, 2022 - Aim: Determine if external fixation decreases soft tissue complications compared to splinting. Determine if external fixation decreases time to definitive surgical stabilization and improves final fixation compared to splinting. Determine if exter...

Comparing Efficacy of Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate (BMAC) Combined With Allograft in Treatment of Calcaneus Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05017961

Aug 24th, 2021 - The study group will consist of patients with intra-articular calcaneal fractures admitted to our academic level I trauma center that underwent open reduction internal fixation. Inclusion criteria will be patients with a closed displaced intra-art...

Sinus Tarsi Versus Extensile Lateral Approach for Calcaneus Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02446470

Nov 29th, 2018 - This study is a prospective, randomized controlled trial comparing the sinus tarsi approach to the extensile lateral approach for surgical fixation of calcaneus fractures. It is hypothesized that open reduction and internal fixation of intra-artic...

Heel-unloading Orthosis for Treatment of Calcaneus Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03572816

Jun 28th, 2018 - In the past decades, the scientific focus regarding calcaneus fractures was the choice of operative or non-operative treatment modality. Although the evidence is ambiguous, recent meta-analyses suggest that operative therapy is associated with a h...

Study to Compare Negative Pressure Wound Therapy or Standard Dressings After Orthopedic Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02064270

Apr 17th, 2018 - Most surgical wounds heal by primary intention, meaning the wound edges are brought together, or approximated, by some sort of mechanical means (sutures, staples, paper tape, surgical glue or adhesive strips) to heal with minimal scar formation. N...

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News  2 results

Age, gender, and race influence treatment decisions for calcaneus fracture
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/213959/orthopedics/age-gender-and-race-influence-treatment-decisions-calcaneus?channel=27970
Steve Cimino

Dec 10th, 2019 - A variety of socio-demographic variables – including residing in a lower-income zip code and lacking private insurance – can influence treatment decisions for orthopedic trauma patients, according to a new study on the management of calcaneus frac.

Age, gender, and race influence treatment decisions for calcaneus fracture
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/213959/orthopedics/age-gender-and-race-influence-treatment-decisions-calcaneus
Steve Cimino

Dec 10th, 2019 - A variety of socio-demographic variables – including residing in a lower-income zip code and lacking private insurance – can influence treatment decisions for orthopedic trauma patients, according to a new study on the management of calcaneus frac.

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