Ultrasound-guided Interventions in the Foot and Ankle

@article{Sofka2002UltrasoundguidedII,
  title={Ultrasound-guided Interventions in the Foot and Ankle},
  author={Carolyn M. Sofka and Ronald S. Adler},
  journal={Seminars in musculoskeletal radiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={
          163-8
        }
}
Both chronic as well as acute foot and ankle pain are common indications for visits to general practitioners, rheumatologists, and orthopedic surgeons. The causes for foot and ankle pain are varied and can include osseous pathology (fractures), yet the far greater majority are secondary to soft-tissue injuries and inflammation. Regional corticosteroid injections, traditionally performed using anatomic landmarks, can be inaccurate and miss intended targets. The use of ultrasound for guidance for… CONTINUE READING
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