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ALLMedicine™ Ankle Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  1,199 results

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...

Principles and guidelines in the management of ankle fractures in adults.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1750458920969029
Journal of Perioperative Practice; Kyriacou H, Mostafa AM et. al.

Apr 7th, 2021 - Ankle fractures are common injuries that have many physical and psychosocial complications. As a result, it is important to be aware of how these patients present and are managed perioperatively. Detailed guidelines from NICE and the British Ortho...

Splinting vs temporary external fixation in the initial treatment of ankle fracture-dis...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fas.2021.03.018
Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Journal of the European... Buyukkuscu MO, Basilgan S et. al.

Apr 5th, 2021 - To compare the efficacy, functional outcome, and complication frequency of splinting and external fixation in the initial treatment of ankle fracture-dislocations. Ankles with poor soft tissue conditions who underwent temporary stabilization due t...

Complications After Surgical Treatment of Geriatric Ankle Fractures.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jfas.2019.12.012
The Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Publicat... Spek RWA, Smeeing DPJ et. al.

Apr 1st, 2021 - The incidence of geriatric ankle fractures is rising and the potential for complications is high in this population. Little is known about factors associated with increased postoperative complications after surgical fixation of ankle fractures in ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,213 results

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...

Principles and guidelines in the management of ankle fractures in adults.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1750458920969029
Journal of Perioperative Practice; Kyriacou H, Mostafa AM et. al.

Apr 7th, 2021 - Ankle fractures are common injuries that have many physical and psychosocial complications. As a result, it is important to be aware of how these patients present and are managed perioperatively. Detailed guidelines from NICE and the British Ortho...

Splinting vs temporary external fixation in the initial treatment of ankle fracture-dis...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fas.2021.03.018
Foot and Ankle Surgery : Official Journal of the European... Buyukkuscu MO, Basilgan S et. al.

Apr 5th, 2021 - To compare the efficacy, functional outcome, and complication frequency of splinting and external fixation in the initial treatment of ankle fracture-dislocations. Ankles with poor soft tissue conditions who underwent temporary stabilization due t...

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...

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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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