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  • May 2013 | Volume 26 - Issue 5
    Kelly A. Powers, DPM
    6,610 reads | 0 comments | 04/30/13
    This author discusses her experience in a diabetic limb salvage research fellowship and the rewards residents can gain if they choose a fellowship. ... continue reading
    David Zuckerman, DPM, FACFAS, Lee Cohen, DPM, FACFAS, and Sharon Monter, DPM
    10,185 reads | 0 comments | 04/24/13
    These authors discuss the use of ESWT to treat a professional football player who previously failed various conservative modalities for chronic sesamoiditis. ... continue reading
    John H. McCord, DPM
    1,724 reads | 0 comments | 04/22/13
    Whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me. — Matthew 25: 31-46 ... continue reading

    1,596 reads | 0 comments | 04/22/13
    There may be an answer for relieving irritation between toes and helping to remedy crooked toes in patients who are not surgical candidates. ... continue reading
    Danielle Chicano, Editorial Associate
    2,104 reads | 0 comments | 04/22/13
    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. ... continue reading
    Babak Baravarian, DPM, and Lindsay Mae Chandler, DPM
    4,064 reads | 0 comments | 04/22/13
    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. ... continue reading
    Marc Katz, DPM
    7,270 reads | 0 comments | 04/22/13
    Can cryosurgery be an effective alternative treatment for neuromas? This author offers keys to diagnosis, shares pertinent pearls on cryosurgical techniques and emphasizes the benefits of ultrasound injection guidance. ... continue reading
    Howard Kimmel, DPM, and Alexander Reyzelman, DPM
    9,925 reads | 1 comments | 04/22/13
    Yes. Citing the literature, enhanced sterility and ease of use, Howard Kimmel, DPM, says human acellular dermal matrices are an effective option for wound care. No. Alexander Reyzelman, DPM, says the role that fibroblasts play in facilitating the healing of chronic wounds is well established whereas questions abound for acellular dermal matrices, which lack high-quality supporting evidence. ... continue reading
    Douglas Richie, Jr., DPM, FACFAS, FAAPSM
    14,511 reads | 0 comments | 04/22/13
    In light of an increasing body of research on the effect of orthoses on chronic ankle instability and postural sway, this author discusses essential biomechanical considerations and recommends orthotic prescriptions and modifications to treat unstable ankles. ... continue reading
    Peter A. Blume, DPM, FACFAS
    10,646 reads | 0 comments | 04/22/13
    Bilobed flaps can preserve tissue and facilitate primary closure in various surgical procedures as the flaps do not require skin grafts and have predictable long-term reproducibility and functional outcomes. Accordingly, this author presents his own experience with bilobed flaps and discusses how they can have an impact in closing lower extremity defects. ... continue reading