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ALLMedicine™ Ankle Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  675 results

Comparison of Differences in Surgical Complications Between Fellowship-Trained Orthoped...
https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20230125-05
Orthopedics Ottesen TD, Pathak N et. al.

Feb 1st, 2023 - During the past decade, US orthopedic residency graduates have become increasingly subspecialized presumably for decreased patient complications; however, no study has examined this clinical utility for foot and ankle (F&A) surgeries among differe...

Clinical Application of Mg Based Biodegradable Material for Fracture Fixation in the Adult Skeleton
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05245981

Jan 31st, 2023 - The pilot study was designed as a prospective, nonrandomized trial for the treatment of displaced fractures of the medial malleolus with a lean, REE-free, Mg-based biodegradable implant in the adult skeleton. The trial was conducted according to t...

A New Method of Nice Knot Elastic Fixation for Distal Tibiofibular Syndesmosis Injury.
https://doi.org/10.1111/os.13635
Orthopaedic Surgery; Zhong Q, Zhan J et. al.

Jan 30th, 2023 - The distal tibiofibular syndesmosis (DTS) is a fretting joint and it is still a hot issue how to satisfy strong internal fixation while allowing fretting. This study described and evaluated a new method for elastic fixation of DTS injury with Nice...

Single lateral approach for open reduction and internal fixation of posterior malleolar...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9857474
Medicine Lee J, Ryu H et. al.

Jan 27th, 2023 - Ankle fractures involving the posterior malleolus are a relatively common injuries, but various surgical approaches are still being introduced, and the selection of an appropriate surgical method is still controversial. The aim of this study was t...

Site-Specific Fracture Incidence Rates Among Patients With Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diab...
https://doi.org/10.2337/dc22-1004
Diabetes Care; Kvist AV, Nasser MI et. al.

Jan 26th, 2023 - To investigate trends in incidence rates (IRs) at various fracture sites for patients with type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes compared with patients without diabetes in Denmark in 1997-2017. Patients aged ≥18 years with a vertebral, hip, humerus,...

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Guidelines  1 results

Ankle fractures in the elderly: Current concepts.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.10.093
Injury Pearce O, Al-Hourani K et. al.

Nov 7th, 2020 - Ankle fractures remain the third most common musculoskeletal injury in the elderly population. The presence of osteoporosis, significant multiple comorbidities and limited functional independence makes treatment of such injuries challenging. Early...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  83 results

Clinical Application of Mg Based Biodegradable Material for Fracture Fixation in the Adult Skeleton
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05245981

Jan 31st, 2023 - The pilot study was designed as a prospective, nonrandomized trial for the treatment of displaced fractures of the medial malleolus with a lean, REE-free, Mg-based biodegradable implant in the adult skeleton. The trial was conducted according to t...

Weber B Ankle Fractures With Associated Posterior Malleolus Fracture
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05413707

Jan 25th, 2023 - Ankle fractures constitute 9% of all fractures and have an incidence of approximately 187 per 100,000 persons per year in Norway. Weber B fractures are the most common type of fracture of the fibula. A posterior malleolar fragment (PMF) is present...

Telerehabilitation Following Ankle Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04235907

Jan 6th, 2023 - Background and Purpose: Ankle fractures represent one of the most common fractures in North America. Surgical fixation is often required in the presence of dislocation or instability and has been shown to have a high rate of success. Following sur...

A Cohort Study of Bioabsorbable Screws for Syndesmosis Fixation Fixation in Ankle Fracture
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05662449

Dec 22nd, 2022 - Surgical Technique The operation requires the patient positioned supine with a sandbag beneath the ipsilateral buttock to internally rotate the leg to permit the ankle and foot to sit in neutral. Appropriate antibiotics as per local guidelines sho...

Immediate Vs. Delayed Weight Bearing Postoperative Protocol in Diabetic Ankle Fractures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03966027

Nov 17th, 2022 - Operatively managed diabetic ankle fractures have significant risk for complications. The cause for failure is likely multifactorial, however, a component of failure has to do with an inability to process pain and pressure normally. This loss of p...

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News  18 results

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

Apr 6th, 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...

Metastatic Melanoma: Timely Approval of Yervoy
https://www.onclive.com/view/metastatic-melanoma-timely-approval-of-yervoy

Dec 5th, 2020 - Father Arthur Humphrey Case Description In summer 2008, Roman Catholic parish priest Father Arthur Humphrey presented with a hemorrhagic pigmented lesion on his back. Three months after the lesion was removed, he developed right arm lymphadeno...

Painful foot or ankle? Don't overlook these 5 injuries
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/223458/pain/painful-foot-or-ankle-dont-overlook-these-5-injuries
MDedge Family Medicine; Aileen Roman, MD, Hans P. Van Lancker, MD, FRCSC

Jun 8th, 2020 - Foot and ankle injuries are among the most common conditions evaluated at primary care visits; the differential diagnosis of such injury is broad. 1 Although many of these injuries are easily identified on imaging studies, a number of subtle, yet i.

Today’s Care Must Extend Beyond the Exam Room
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/195316/geriatrics/todays-care-must-extend-beyond-exam-room
David M. Lang, Esq.

Feb 28th, 2019 - In May 2014, a 70-year-old retiree underwent repair of a fracture of her left ankle. The procedure was performed at a local hospital.

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.

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Patient Education  4 results see all →