American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Glazebrook discusses outcomes of hemiarthroplasty of the toe with synthetic implant revised to fusion

July 19, 2017
SEATTLE — At the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting, Mark A. Glazebrook, MD, MSc, PhD, spoke about a study that…
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VIDEO: Presenter speaks about deformity, clinical outcomes following correction of Charcot foot

July 19, 2017
SEATTLE — At the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting, Michael S. Pinzur, MD, spoke about a study that looked at the…
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VIDEO: Presenter discusses rates of acute vs delayed Achilles tendon repair

July 18, 2017
SEATTLE — At the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting, Alastair S.E. Younger, MBChB, ChM, FRCSC, discussed a study that…
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Lateralizing calcaneal osteotomy using a medial approach effectively corrected hindfoot deformity

July 16, 2017
SEATTLE — At the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting, a presenter said cavovarus reconstruction with a lateralizing…
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VIDEO: Baumhauer discusses PROMIS scores for prediction of success in foot and ankle surgery

July 15, 2017
SEATTLE — At the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting, Judith F. Baumhauer, MD, MPH, discussed the validation and…
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No relationship seen between patient risk factors and 90-day readmission after total ankle arthroplasty

July 15, 2017
SEATTLE — Patient risk factors were not significantly correlated with 90-day readmission after total ankle arthroplasty, according to a…
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Wright Medical to feature new foot and ankle offerings at AOFAS Annual Meeting

July 14, 2017
Wright Medical Group N.V. announced it will feature three new additions to its foot and ankle portfolio at the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle…
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VIDEO: Sferra discusses alternatives to fusion for the MTP joint in patients with hallux varus

July 14, 2017
SEATTLE — At the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Annual Meeting, James J. Sferra, MD, discussed alternative treatments to fusion…
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Total ankle replacement seen as viable alternative for patients with hemophilic ankle arthropathy

July 14, 2017
SEATTLE — Total ankle replacement is a viable treatment for patients with advanced hemophilic ankle arthropathy and shows favorable outcomes at…
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Correlation seen between ROM after ankle replacement and PROMs

July 14, 2017
SEATTLE — Radiographic sagittal plane range of motion after total ankle replacement was positively associated with patient-reported outcomes…
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