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Transosseous fixation of the distal tibiofibular syndesmosis: comparison of an interosseous suture and endobutton to traditional screw fixation in 50 cases.
UNLABELLED In this prospective cohort study, we compared screw fixation to interosseous suture with endobutton repair of the syndesmosis. Outcomes of interest included preoperative and postoperativeExpand
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The Peroneal Tubercle: Description, Classification, and Relevance to Peroneus Longus Tendon Pathology
Background: The size and configuration of the peroneal tubercle has been implicated in the pathogenesis of peroneal tendon tears and tenosynovitis. The purpose of this study was to determine the sizeExpand
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Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus: Predictors of Clinical Outcome
Background: Osteochondral lesions of the talus (OLT) are a common and challenging condition treated by the orthopedic foot and ankle surgeon. Multiple operative treatment modalities have beenExpand
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Achilles tendon reattachment after surgical treatment of insertional tendinosis using the suture bridge technique: a case series.
Achilles tendinopathy is a clinical diagnosis characterized as a triad of symptoms including pain, swelling, and impaired performance of the diseased tendon. Achilles tendinopathy is divided intoExpand
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Treatment of Syndesmotic Disruptions with the Arthrex Tightrope™: A Report of 25 Cases
Background: The complexity of syndesmotic injuries, often with both bone and soft tissue injury mandates an expeditious diagnosis and treatment to avoid unfavorable long term outcomes. VariousExpand
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Interpositional Arthroplasty of the First MTP Joint Using a Regenerative Tissue Matrix for the Treatment of Advanced Hallux Rigidus
Background: Treatment options are limited for young and active patients with hallux rigidus of the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint. Soft-tissue interpositional arthroplasty is a promisingExpand
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Fixation of First Tarsometatarsal Arthrodesis: A Retrospective Comparative Cohort of Two Techniques
Background: Presently, indications for the Lapidus procedure include patients with many pathologies of the first metatarsocuneiform joint. Currently the standard in many areas is that of two or threeExpand
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Arthroscopic repair of lateral ankle instability by using the thermal-assisted capsular shift procedure: a review of 4 cases.
  • C. Hyer, R. Vancourt
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of foot and ankle surgery : official…
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The purpose of this study is to determine the preliminary effectiveness of the thermal-assisted capsular shift procedure for treatment of chronic lateral ankle instability. A retrospectiveExpand
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A retrospective comparative analysis of Charcot ankle stabilization using an intramedullary rod with or without application of circular external fixator--utilization of the Retrograde Arthrodesis
Brodsky type 3a Charcot destruction of the ankle is devastating to patients. The authors have surgically stabilized this deformity with the use of an intramedullary arthrodesis nail, and explore theExpand
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Correlation of MRI Edema and Clinical Outcomes Following Microfracture of Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus
Background. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is an accurate, noninvasive method used to assess healing of osteochondral lesions postoperatively. The purpose of the current study was to evaluate theExpand
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