Christopher F Hyer

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Publications

  1. ncbi Surgical decision making for stage IV adult acquired flatfoot disorder
    Kyle S Peterson
    Advanced Foot and Ankle Surgical Fellowship, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway, Suite 2000, Westerville, OH 43082, USA Electronic address
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 31:445-54. 2014
  2. ncbi Successful arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint in patients with inflammatory and noninflammatory arthritis: a comparative analysis
    Christopher F Hyer
    Attending Physician, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:291-4. 2014
  3. ncbi Ankle valgus after hindfoot arthrodesis: a radiographic and chart comparison of the medial double and triple arthrodeses
    Christopher F Hyer
    Attending Physician, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:55-8. 2014
  4. ncbi Anatomic aspects of tibiotalocalcaneal nail arthrodesis
    Christopher F Hyer
    Attending Physician, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:724-7. 2013
  5. doi Intermediate-term results following first metatarsal cheilectomy
    Bradly W Bussewitz
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 6:191-5. 2013
  6. doi Predictive risk assessment for major amputation after tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis
    J George DeVries
    Excel Orthopedics, Beaver Dam, WI, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 34:846-50. 2013
  7. ncbi Quantitative assessment of the yield of osteoblastic connective tissue progenitors in bone marrow aspirate from the iliac crest, tibia, and calcaneus
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1312-6. 2013
  8. ncbi A retrospective comparison of first metatarsophalangeal joint arthrodesis using a locked plate and compression screw technique
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 5:289-92. 2012
  9. ncbi Union rate of tibiotalocalcaneal nails with internal or external bone stimulation
    J George De Vries
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:969-78. 2012
  10. doi Interpositional arthroplasty of the first metatarsophalangeal joint using a regenerative tissue matrix for the treatment of advanced hallux rigidus: 5-year case series follow-up
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 5:249-52. 2012

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  1. ncbi Surgical decision making for stage IV adult acquired flatfoot disorder
    Kyle S Peterson
    Advanced Foot and Ankle Surgical Fellowship, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway, Suite 2000, Westerville, OH 43082, USA Electronic address
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 31:445-54. 2014
    ..PTTD is classified into 4 stages (with stage IV subdivided into stage IV-A and IV-B). This classification is described in detail in this article. ..
  2. ncbi Successful arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint in patients with inflammatory and noninflammatory arthritis: a comparative analysis
    Christopher F Hyer
    Attending Physician, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:291-4. 2014
    ..36). The incidence of first MTP arthrodesis was high for both patients with OA and those with RA, and those with RA appeared to achieve fusion more rapidly. ..
  3. ncbi Ankle valgus after hindfoot arthrodesis: a radiographic and chart comparison of the medial double and triple arthrodeses
    Christopher F Hyer
    Attending Physician, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:55-8. 2014
    ..50, p = .013). The odds of having an increase in the valgus ankle angle for patients in the triple group was 3.64 times that for patients in the double group, while holding all other variables in the model constant. ..
  4. ncbi Anatomic aspects of tibiotalocalcaneal nail arthrodesis
    Christopher F Hyer
    Attending Physician, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:724-7. 2013
    ..These data have revealed a mismatch among the central axis of the tibia, talus, and calcaneus. Surgeons must pay careful attention to wire placement across these 3 bone segments during retrograde tibiotalocalcaneal nailing. ..
  5. doi Intermediate-term results following first metatarsal cheilectomy
    Bradly W Bussewitz
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 6:191-5. 2013
    ..This retrospective study provides intermediate term evidence that cheilectomy is an appropriate procedure for stages 1, 2, and 3 first MTPJ DJD with reliable, lasting results...
  6. doi Predictive risk assessment for major amputation after tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis
    J George DeVries
    Excel Orthopedics, Beaver Dam, WI, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 34:846-50. 2013
    ..A better understanding of the relative risk of amputation after TTC fusion and the factors that influence this could help the preoperative consultation and guide discussion on the economics of limb salvage...
  7. ncbi Quantitative assessment of the yield of osteoblastic connective tissue progenitors in bone marrow aspirate from the iliac crest, tibia, and calcaneus
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1312-6. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to determine which anatomic location yields the highest number of osteoblastic progenitor cells...
  8. ncbi A retrospective comparison of first metatarsophalangeal joint arthrodesis using a locked plate and compression screw technique
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 5:289-92. 2012
    ..Recently, locked plates have been introduced that help support this technique by offering added stability. We present our experience with 45 first MTP fusions in 45 feet using a locked plate and compression screw...
  9. ncbi Union rate of tibiotalocalcaneal nails with internal or external bone stimulation
    J George De Vries
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:969-78. 2012
    ....
  10. doi Interpositional arthroplasty of the first metatarsophalangeal joint using a regenerative tissue matrix for the treatment of advanced hallux rigidus: 5-year case series follow-up
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 5:249-52. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to report the 5-year follow-up of a joint preservation technique for the treatment of advanced hallux rigidus...
  11. ncbi Arthroscopic treatment of osteochondral lesions of the tibial plafond
    Daniel J Cuttica
    Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:662-8. 2012
    ..Osteochondral lesions of the distal tibial plafond (OLTPs) are an uncommon problem. The purpose of this study was to evaluate clinical outcomes following arthroscopic treatment of OLTPs...
  12. ncbi A retrospective comparison of four plate constructs for first metatarsophalangeal joint fusion: static plate, static plate with lag screw, locked plate, and locked plate with lag screw
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:285-7. 2012
    ..The data reveal no significant difference in time to fusion or rate of fusion between static and locked plates, with or without a lag screw...
  13. doi Modern techniques in hallux rigidus surgery
    William T DeCarbo
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway Suite 2000, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 28:361-83, ix. 2011
    ..This article is a review of the history, etiology, and clinical and radiographic presentations of hallux rigidus. The focus is on current treatment options being offered for the treatment of hallux rigidus...
  14. doi Correlation of MRI edema and clinical outcomes following microfracture of osteochondral lesions of the talus
    Daniel J Cuttica
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 4:274-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of the current study was to evaluate the presence of postoperative edema on MRI following osteochondral lesion of the talus (OLT) drilling and to correlate MRI findings with clinical outcome...
  15. doi Retrograde intramedullary nail arthrodesis for avascular necrosis of the talus
    J George DeVries
    Ripon Medical Center Advanced Orthopaedics, 933 Newbury Street, PO Box 390, Ripon, WI 54971, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 31:965-72. 2010
    ..There are few salvage options available and controversy exists as to the surgical management for patients with talar AVN. The authors present their results of tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis with a retrograde nail...
  16. doi Salvage of severe ankle varus deformity with soft tissue and bone rebalancing
    William T DeCarbo
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway, Suite 2000, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 4:82-5. 2011
    ..Approximately 50% of the deformity was corrected when comparing pre and postoperative talar tilt values. In patients with varus deformity greater than 10 degrees preoperatively, persistent varus may occur...
  17. doi Fixation of first tarsometatarsal arthrodesis: a retrospective comparative cohort of two techniques
    J George DeVries
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway, Suite 2000, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 32:158-62. 2011
    ..Currently the standard in many areas is that of two or three crossed screws through the first tarsometatarsal region. This type of fixation requires an extended period of nonweightbearing and may be difficult for patient compliance...
  18. doi Revision total ankle replacement: an early look at agility to INBONE
    J George DeVries
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 4:235-44. 2011
    ..In all cases the initial deformity was corrected. The early results, however, demonstrate high risk of early failure and positional changes...
  19. pmc Does fresh osteochondral allograft transplantation of talar osteochondral defects improve function?
    Gregory C Berlet
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway, Suite 2000, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:2356-66. 2011
    ..While limited studies report improvement of function, improvement in quality of life and radiographic durability is unknown...
  20. doi Negative-pressure wound therapy applied to high-risk surgical incisions
    William T DeCarbo
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 49:299-300. 2010
    ..Based on our experience with ankle arthroplasty and the surgical management of hindfoot and ankle trauma, we believe that the use of NWPT in the immediate postoperative period is both safe and efficacious...
  21. ncbi Lower extremity implant registries: has the time come in the United States?
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 3:148-52. 2010
    ..Early outcomes suggest that many surgeons are willing to assimilate a registry system into their practice. This registry supports the critical need for data collection in lower extremity medicine...
  22. doi What is an IRB, why do we need it, and what is a private IRB?
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 3:91-4. 2010
    ..This background knowledge can help the foot and ankle researcher have a better understanding of the process and perhaps improve efficiency...
  23. doi Agility to INBONE: anterior and posterior approaches to the difficult revision total ankle replacement
    J George DeVries
    Excel Orthopedics, 705 South University Avenue, Suite 150, Beaver Dam, WI 53916, USA
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 30:81-96. 2013
    ..Although the authors present successful conversion of the Agility total ankle replacement to an INBONE total ankle replacement, the difficulty of this procedure is demonstrated by the high complication rate and 2 early failures...
  24. doi The effect of recombinant bone morphogenetic protein-2 in revision tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis: utilization of the Retrograde Arthrodesis Intramedullary Nail database
    J George DeVries
    Ripon Medical Center, Ripon, WI, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:426-32. 2012
    ....
  25. ncbi Treatment of syndesmotic disruptions with the Arthrex Tightrope: a report of 25 cases
    James M Cottom
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Sarasota Orthopedic Associates, 2750 Bahia Vista, Suite 100, Sarasota, FL 34239, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:773-80. 2008
    ..Various methods of fixation of the syndesmosis have been reported. We present the largest series evaluating the Arthrex Tightrope for management of syndesmotic injuries...
  26. doi Interpositional arthroplasty of the first MTP joint using a regenerative tissue matrix for the treatment of advanced hallux rigidus
    Gregory C Berlet
    Ohio State University Department of Orthopedics, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Columbus, Ohio 43231, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:10-21. 2008
    ..Treatment options are limited for young and active patients with hallux rigidus of the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint. Soft-tissue interpositional arthroplasty is a promising alternative...
  27. doi Modern techniques in hallux abducto valgus surgery
    Bradly W Bussewitz
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway Suite 2000, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 28:287-303, viii. 2011
    ..The use of opening base wedge plates, locking plates for the Lapidus fusion, suture endobuttons, and staples for the Akin procedure are the focus in this review of modern techniques...
  28. ncbi Cost comparison of crossed screws versus dorsal plate construct for first metatarsophalangeal joint arthrodesis
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 6200 Cleveland Avenue, Ste 100 Columbus, OH 43231, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:13-8. 2008
    ..40 to 1677.00) respectively and was strongly significant (P = .0002). Complications included 2 delayed unions (1 screw, 1 plate), 4 nonunions (1 screw, 3 plate), 2 revisions (1 screw, 1 plate), and 2 hardware removals (1 screw, 1 plate)...
  29. doi Femoral head allograft for tibiotalocalcaneal fusion using a cup and cone reamer technique
    Daniel J Cuttica
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 50:126-9. 2011
    ....
  30. ncbi Osteochondral lesions of the talus: predictors of clinical outcome
    Daniel J Cuttica
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 300 Polaris Parkway, Suite 2000, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 32:1045-51. 2011
    ..In this study, we retrospectively reviewed a group of patients treated operatively for osteochondral lesions of the talus to determine factors that may have affected outcome...
  31. ncbi A comparison of the crescentic and Mau osteotomies for correction of hallux valgus
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:103-11. 2008
    ....
  32. ncbi The direct plantar plate repair technique
    Jeffrey E McAlister
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio
    Foot Ankle Spec 6:446-51. 2013
    ..The authors describe a direct plantar approach technique for plantar plate repair with realignment of the lesser MTP joint and hammertoe pathologies...
  33. ncbi Strength evaluation of lateral calcaneal wall with circular external fixation application in cadaveric specimens
    Bradly W Bussewitz
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:203-6. 2013
    ....
  34. doi Exposure of the medial talar dome: bi-plane chevron medial malleolus osteotomy
    Jaymes D Granata
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 6:12-4. 2013
    ..The technique is reproducible and has a low complication rate when performed correctly...
  35. doi A retrospective comparative analysis of Charcot ankle stabilization using an intramedullary rod with or without application of circular external fixator--utilization of the Retrograde Arthrodesis Intramedullary Nail database
    J George DeVries
    Ripon Medical Center, Ripon, WI, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:420-5. 2012
    ..Patients with this difficult pathology can be successfully salvaged, but there is a high risk of complications...
  36. ncbi Single-screw fixation for subtalar joint fusion does not increase nonunion rate
    William T DeCarbo
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 3:164-6. 2010
    ..Comparable nonunion and complication incidences were observed between single and 2-screw fusions. These data suggest that the motion occurring from single-screw fixation may not be significant enough to directly affect the rate of union...
  37. ncbi The incidence of the intermetatarsal facet of the first metatarsal and its relationship to metatarsus primus varus: a cadaveric study
    Christopher F Hyer
    Fellow, Foot and Ankle Surgery, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Columbus, OH 43221, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 44:200-2. 2005
    ..002). The intermetatarsal facet between the first and second metatarsals may have a role in an increased medial obliquity of the first metatarsal base and is present in approximately 30% of the population...
  38. doi Retrograde drilling of osteochondral lesions of the talus
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 1:207-9. 2008
    ..Use of a cannulated system simplifies the surgical procedure. Overall, this procedure offers decreased operative time and maximizes safety and accuracy with retrograde talar drilling...
  39. doi Design comparison of the INBONE I versus INBONE II total ankle system
    Ryan T Scott
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 6:137-40. 2013
    ..The initial INBONE implant had a flat articulation with the poly leading to instability. This paper will help to demonstrate the advantages of INBONE II versus INBONE I Total Ankle System in management of arthrosis of the ankle joint...
  40. doi Role of cellular allograft containing mesenchymal stem cells in high-risk foot and ankle reconstructions
    Ryan T Scott
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:32-5. 2013
    ..1 ± 2.0 (range 8 to 15) weeks. The interval to partial weightbearing was 5.5 ± 1.8 (range 3 to 12) weeks, to full weightbearing was 8.4 ± 1.9 (range 5 to 14) weeks, and to shoe wearing was 13.6 ± 3.0 (range 10 to 20) weeks...
  41. doi Autogenous bone graft harvest using reamer irrigator aspirator (RIA) technique for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis
    Daniel J Cuttica
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 49:571-4. 2010
    ..Using the RIA technique, autogenous bone graft can be readily obtained without the need for additional incisions and dissection, thereby minimizing the need for additional sources of bone graft...
  42. doi A retrospective review of immediate weightbearing after first metatarsophalangeal joint arthrodesis
    Gregory C Berlet
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Columbus, Ohio 43231, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 1:24-8. 2008
    ..Fixation stability is important to allow immediate postoperative weightbearing. A fusion rate of 91.1% was seen in a diversity of patients after first MTP fusion with immediate weightbearing...
  43. doi Cannulated screw fixation of Jones fifth metatarsal fractures: a comparison of titanium and stainless steel screw fixation
    J George DeVries
    Ripon Medical Center, Ripon, WI, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 50:207-12. 2011
    ..Our study has demonstrated the decision to use stainless steel or titanium can be left to patient constraints, such as allergies, or physician preference without compromising the clinical result...
  44. doi Achilles tendon reattachment after surgical treatment of insertional tendinosis using the suture bridge technique: a case series
    Bryan L Witt
    Doctors Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:487-93. 2012
    ..41 (range 0 to 10.71). The suture bridge technique is a viable option for Achilles tendon repair after surgical management of insertional Achilles tendinosis...
  45. doi Inflammatory reaction to implanted equine pericardium xenograft
    William T DeCarbo
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 49:155-8. 2010
    ..At 11 months postoperative, the xenograft was removed and, thereafter, the wound healed uneventfully. At 6 months following removal of the xenograft, the patient displayed no evidence of allergy or Achilles tendon dysfunction...
  46. ncbi The obliquity of the first metatarsal base
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 6200 Cleveland Avenue, Ste 100, Columbus, Ohio 43221, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 25:728-32. 2004
    ..Radiographs currently are used to interpret the obliquity of the proximal first metatarsal but are subject to error. A 'normal' obliquity of the first metatarsal base has not yet been established...
  47. doi Interference screw fixation and short harvest using flexor digitorum longus (FDL) transfer for posterior tibial tendon dysfunction: a technique
    Bradly W Bussewitz
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 49:501-3. 2010
    ..The technique that we describe in this article uses a less extensive harvest of the flexor digitorum longus tendon and a sound fixation method using an interference screw positioned in the tarsal navicular...
  48. ncbi Evaluation of ultrasound-guided extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) in the treatment of chronic plantar fasciitis
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 44:137-43. 2005
    ..0002). Twenty-five of 30 patients reported some degree of improvement, with 5 experiencing no change. These early results indicate ultrasound-guided ESWT may be a useful tool in the treatment armamentarium for chronic plantar fasciitis...
  49. ncbi Arthroscopic repair of lateral ankle instability by using the thermal-assisted capsular shift procedure: a review of 4 cases
    Christopher F Hyer
    Foot and Ankle Surgery, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 43:104-9. 2004
    ....
  50. ncbi Interference screw fixation for flexor hallucis longus tendon transfer for chronic Achilles tendonopathy
    William T DeCarbo
    Grant Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:69-72. 2008
    ..Our technique describes FHL tendon transfer into the calcaneus to replace or supplement the Achilles tendon using a single posterior incision, a "short harvest" and interference screw fixation...
  51. ncbi Treatment of Lisfranc fracture dislocations with an interosseous suture button technique: a review of 3 cases
    James M Cottom
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:250-8. 2008
    ..In this report, we describe 3 cases in which this method was used with satisfactory short-term results...
  52. doi Combining dissimilar metals in orthopaedic implants: revisited
    Kevin C Zartman
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 4:318-23. 2011
    ....
  53. doi Early weight bearing of calcaneal fractures fixated with locked plates: a radiographic review
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio 43082, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 3:320-3. 2010
    ..Under radiographic review, there was no significant loss of calcaneal height, joint reduction, or fixation stability noted. These results are thought to be due to the inherent stability of the locked plate construct...
  54. ncbi Open reduction-internal fixation of a talar body fracture via posterior tibial malleolar osteotomy: a case report
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville Medical Campus, Westerville, OH 43802, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 48:589-92. 2009
    ..The purpose of this case report is to demonstrate this unusual talar body fracture and the utility of this posterior osteotomy approach...
  55. doi The correlation of Achilles tendinopathy and body mass index
    Ryan T Scott
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, Ohio 43802, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 6:283-5. 2013
    ..001), perhaps reenforcing the involvement of age-related degenerative changes. In this study, patients with Achilles pathology exhibited a significantly higher BMI than non-Achilles patients (P < .001) even after accounting for age...
  56. doi Treatment of hammertoe deformity using a one-piece intramedullary device: a case series
    Bryan L Witt
    Doctors Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:450-6. 2012
    ..Also, their postoperative pain and function were acceptable. The implant used in the patients described in the present report appears to be a viable alternative for the treatment of hammertoe...
  57. doi Metatarsus primus varus correction: the osteotomies
    Matthew D Sorensen
    Advanced Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH 43082, USA
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 26:409-25, Table of Contents. 2009
    ..This article presents a brief review of first-metatarsal osteotomies in the correction of hallux valgus or metatarsus primus varus and summarizes arguments for proximal osteotomy with soft tissue balancing...
  58. ncbi Diabetic neuropathy: the painful foot
    Christopher F Hyer
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 6200 Cleveland Avenue, Suite 100, Columbus, OH 43231, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 9:221-37. 2004
    ..The development and severity of the neuropathy varies. This article briefly reviews the types of diabetic neuropathy and their relationship to pain and discusses the proposed etiologies...
  59. ncbi Treatment of recalcitrant intermetatarsal neuroma with 4% sclerosing alcohol injection: a pilot study
    Christopher F Hyer
    The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 44:287-91. 2005
    ..No complications were encountered. Two neuromas in 2 patients failed the sclerosing injection course: 1 ultimately responded to antiinflammatory use and the other underwent excision...
  60. ncbi Collagen ribbon augmentation of achilles tendon tears: a biomechanical evaluation
    Gregory C Berlet
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Westerville, OH
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:298-302. 2014
    ..006). We have concluded that box weave collagen ribbon augmentation of the primary suture Achilles tendon repairs can provide enhanced gap resistance and strength under cyclic loading and ramped tensile testing. ..
  61. ncbi Evaluation of the anterior and middle talocalcaneal articular facets and the Evans osteotomy
    Christopher F Hyer
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 41:389-93. 2002
    ..This information may aid the foot and ankle surgeon in patient selection and in attaining optimal surgical outcome for the Evans lateral column lengthening procedure...
  62. ncbi Dermatobia hominis (botfly) infestation of the lower extremity: a case report
    James M Cottom
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, 6200 Cleveland Avenue, Suite 100, Columbus, OH 43231, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:51-5. 2008
    ..With increased international travel, the foot and ankle surgeon should be aware of this parasitic infection in recent travelers to Central and South American countries. ACFAS Level of Clinical Evidence: 4...