Moderator: Jenny Sanders, DPM
Panelists: Richard Blake, DPM, Bill Johncock, DPM,
Kevin Kirby, DPM, Doug Richie Jr., DPM, FACFAS,
and Nicholas Romansky, DPM, FACFAS | 7083 reads | 2 comments
Chances are that you have had a patient or two ask for your opinion on barefoot running or minimalist shoes. Accordingly, these panelists share their perspectives on the recent surge of interest in these topics, review pertinent keys to patient assessment and discuss common injuries they have seen.
Given the prevalence of onychomycosis and its varied clinical presentation, this author discusses the evolution of diagnostic testing and offers insights on the roles of various modalities in the treatment of severe onychomycosis.
Babak Baravarian, DPM, and Lindsay Mae Chandler, DPM | 825 reads | 0 comments
Osteochondral defects of the talus embody a broad category of injuries from fibrillation of the articular cartilage to full depth loss of cartilage and bone.1 These defects are fairly common injuries that are most often linked with an ankle sprain or fracture.
Podiatrists looking for a more holistic way to relieve pain in patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathy may have an answer in Metanx, a medical food designed to nutritionally manage the metabolic processes that regulate blood and vessel health.