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Page: About AOFAS
Mission Statement The AOFAS promotes quality, ethical and cost effective patient care through education, research and training of orthopaedic surgeons and other health care providers. The AOFAS create…
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Page: Achilles tendinosis, non-insertional
Introduction Achilles tendinosis refers to pain associated with injury (typically overuse injury) of the Achilles tendon, which connects the calcaneus to the calf muscle. The term tendinopathy include…
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Page: Achilles tendon rupture
Introduction Achilles tendon ruptures are the most common tendon ruptures of the lower extremity. They can occur at any age, but are most common in the third to fifth decade. There is a significant ma…
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Page: Adult Acquired Flatfoot Deformity Stage IIb
Indications Discuss indications and more general concerns. Preoperative Planning Material to be reviewed and conditions to be addressed before surgery. Include any exams preformed under anesthesia Pos…
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Page: AES Total Ankle Replacement
The Ankle Evolutive System (AES) TAR is a further development of the Buechel-Pappas-type prosthesis. This design has a modular stem and allows hemi-replacement of the medial tibiotalar and talofibular…
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Page: Alphanorm Total Ankle Replacement
The Alphanorm TAR was developed by Professor Tilmann in Germany and has been used since 1996.1 The Alphanorm prosthesis is a non-constrained Buechel-Pappas type design with a 90° tibial stem without i…
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Page: Ankle arthritis
Introduction Ankle arthritis can occur for a variety of reasons, but unlike the hip or knee, primary arthritis of the ankle in unusual. Most patients with ankle arthritis have sustained prior trauma o…
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Page: Ankle joint
The ankle joint – consisting of the tibial plafond, the medial malleolus, and the lateral malleolus – is a highly congruent joint with three articulations: Tibiotalar joint Talofibular joint Tibiofibu…
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Page: Ankle sprain
Introduction According to the American Academy of Family Practice, an estimated 1 million people in the U.S. visit a physician for an acute ankle injury each year. Ankle sprains are very common sports…
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Page: Ankle tendonitis
  Introduction Anatomy Biomechanics Clinical Presentation Pathogenesis Classification (Staging) Physical Examination Imaging Conservative Treatment Operative Treatment Controversy References
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