Volume 24 - Issue 1 - January 2011

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Mastering The Treatment Of High Ankle Sprains

George T. Liu, DPM, FACFAS, and Michael D. VanPelt, DPM, FACFAS | 51932 reads | 0 comments

High ankle sprains can be particularly challenging to treat given the desire to return the athlete to the sport as quickly as possible. Accordingly, these authors review the biomechanics of ankle syndesmosis, the pros and cons of imaging modalities, and keys to treatment and rehabilitation that will help ensure a safe and reasonably expeditious return to play for athletes.