Tendon Transfer Fixation: Comparing a Tendon to Tendon Technique vs. Bioabsorbable Interference-Fit Screw Fixation

2021-04-12T09:24:17-06:00

A tendon transfer in the foot and ankle are used for tendon ruptures, deformities, and instabilities. This cadaver study compares a tendon to tendon fixation technique to a bioabsorbable interference-fit screw tendon fixation technique.

Tendon Transfer Fixation: Comparing a Tendon to Tendon Technique vs. Bioabsorbable Interference-Fit Screw Fixation2021-04-12T09:24:17-06:00

Foot Fellow’s Review: Tarsal Coalition

2021-04-12T09:24:17-06:00

Tarsal coalition is a bridging between the tarsal bones of the foot. The bridge may be composed of bone, cartilage, fibrous tissue, or a combination of these. This study breaks down the anatomy, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment for a tarsal coalition.

Foot Fellow’s Review: Tarsal Coalition2021-04-12T09:24:17-06:00

Syndesmotic Ankle Sprains in Athletes

2021-04-12T09:24:17-06:00

Syndesmotic ankle sprains are very common among athletes and represent a significant source of persistent pain and disability. This study discusses the anatomy, mechanism of injury, diagnosis, and treatment of syndesmosis sprains of the ankle while identifying controversies in management and topics for future research.

Syndesmotic Ankle Sprains in Athletes2021-04-12T09:24:17-06:00

Syndesmosis Injuries in Athletes

2021-04-12T09:24:17-06:00

Syndesmosis injuries are among the most difficult foot and ankle injuries to treat. An injury to the syndesmosis can include a wide spectrum of injury. This study breaks down the anatomy, biomechanics, diagnosis, and treatment of a syndesmosis injuries.

Syndesmosis Injuries in Athletes2021-04-12T09:24:17-06:00

Subtalar Joint Athletic Injuries

2021-04-12T09:24:18-06:00

The subtalar joint has had considerable attention as an area of injury and pathology. This study reviews the anatomy, biomechanics, and diagnostic techniques used for a the subtalar joint, in addition to some specific diagnoses.

Subtalar Joint Athletic Injuries2021-04-12T09:24:18-06:00

Staphylococcal Septicemia in an Athlete

2021-04-12T09:24:18-06:00

Although skin infections are common among athletes, there has been no prior reporting on the subsequent development of septicemia. This study reports a case of staphylococcal septicemia that occurred in a college football player. The study outlines the etiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis and treatment.

Staphylococcal Septicemia in an Athlete2021-04-12T09:24:18-06:00

Sports-Related Spontaneous Fractures of the Humerus

2021-04-12T09:24:18-06:00

This case study breaks down a healthy softball players spontaneous spiral fracture of the humerus. This rare injury is discussed, addressing the mechanism of the injury, the treatment, and the types of sports that this type of fracture has been reported to occur.

Sports-Related Spontaneous Fractures of the Humerus2021-04-12T09:24:18-06:00

Return to Play in Athletes Following Ankle Injuries

2021-04-12T09:24:18-06:00

There are many obstacles an athlete has to overcome before returning to play after an ankle injury. This study analyzes existing literature on returning to play after an ankle injury, and complies a set of physical test to ensure a healthy return to play.

Return to Play in Athletes Following Ankle Injuries2021-04-12T09:24:18-06:00
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