Foot & Ankle
SAN DIEGO – The rate of small-joint procedures is declining for both sexes.
For bone and joint infections, oral antibiotics are as good as IV antibiotics and cost much less.
PRAGUE – Based on the experience in this small study, bleeding complications were most common during dental procedures.
Key clinical point:People with frequently painful knees often develop pain in joints outside the knee, and the sites vary from person to person....
In this article, we report a case of transformation of a benign giant cell tumor (GCT) of the calcaneus into an epithelioid angiosarcoma
Advancing Orthopedic Postsurgical Pain Management & Multimodal Care Pathways: Improving Clinical & Economic Outcomes
This useful resource for the orthopedic surgeon addresses key issues in postsurgical pain management and multimodal care pathways.
Key clinical point: Prophylaxis against thromboembolic events after orthopedic surgery in patients with hemophilia may not be necessary. Major...
The peroneus quartus (PQ) muscle is a rare but sometimes missed potential etiology of ankle pain and tendon subluxation.
Talus fractures with associated dislocations are rare but have high rates of complications, including avascular necrosis (AVN). Management of...
Major finding: Rheumatoid arthritis patients who remained on their antirheumatic medication while they underwent various types of surgery did not...