Summary: The articulations extending from the ANKLE distally to the TOES. These include the ANKLE JOINT; TARSAL JOINTS; METATARSOPHALANGEAL JOINT; and TOE JOINT.
Publications195 found, 100 shown here
- The impact of rheumatoid arthritis on foot function in the early stages of disease: a clinical case seriesDeborah E Turner
Department of Podiatry, University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, UK
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:102. 2006..The purpose of this study was to compare clinical disease activity, impairment, disability, and foot function in normal and early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) feet using standardised clinical measures and 3D gait analysis...
- Associations between body mass, radiographic joint damage, adipokines and risk factors for bone loss in rheumatoid arthritisJoshua F Baker
Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Rheumatology (Oxford) 50:2100-7. 2011..To evaluate the association between BMI and radiographic joint damage (RJD) in RA...
- Evaluation of a novel 7-joint ultrasound score in daily rheumatologic practice: a pilot projectM Backhaus
Charite University Medicine Berlin, Chariteplatz 1, D 10117 Berlin, Germany
Arthritis Rheum 61:1194-201. 2009..To introduce a new standardized ultrasound score based on 7 joints of the clinically dominant hand and foot (German US7 score) implemented in daily rheumatologic practice...
- Level of radiographic damage and radiographic progression are determinants of physical function: a longitudinal analysis of the TEMPO trialD van der Heijde
Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Centre, PO Box 9600, 2300 CC Leiden, The Netherlands
Ann Rheum Dis 67:1267-70. 2008..Many studies have examined the relationship between long-term radiographic damage and physical function. However, it is not known if short-term radiographic progression is also associated with physical function...
- A review of rheumatoid arthritis affecting the foot and ankleJuha I Jaakkola
The Orthopedic Center, Savannah, GA, USA
Foot Ankle Int 25:866-74. 2004..This article reviews the clinical presentation, evaluation, and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis affecting the foot and ankle...
- The geometric architecture of the subtalar and midtarsal joints in rheumatoid arthritis based on magnetic resonance imagingJames Woodburn
Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Research Unit, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Arthritis Rheum 46:3168-77. 2002..To compare in vivo the 3-dimensional (3-D) geometric architecture of the subtalar and midtarsal joints in normal and rheumatoid arthritic (RA) feet, using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) analysis...
- Expert agreement confirms that negative changes in hand and foot radiographs are a surrogate for repair in patients with rheumatoid arthritisDesiree van der Heijde
Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, Leiden 2300 RC, The Netherlands
Arthritis Res Ther 9:R62. 2007..The change in size of erosion was also picked up by independent readers applying the van der Heijde-modified Sharp scoring method and was reflected in their scores...
- Course of radiographic damage over 10 years in a cohort with early rheumatoid arthritisE Lindqvist
Department of Rheumatology, Lund University Hospital, Sweden Department of Radiology, Lund University Hospital, Sweden
Ann Rheum Dis 62:611-6. 2003..To investigate development of radiographic damage in hands and feet of patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) monitored prospectively for 10 years, and to search for prognostic factors...
- The optimal assessment of the rheumatoid arthritis hindfoot: a comparative study of clinical examination, ultrasound and high field MRIR J Wakefield
Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Chapeltown Road, Leeds, LS7 4SA, UK
Ann Rheum Dis 67:1678-82. 2008....
- Twenty-eight-joint counts invalidate the DAS28 remission definition owing to the omission of the lower extremity joints: a comparison with the original DAS remissionR Landewe
Department of Internal Medicine Rheumatology, University Hospital Maastricht, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ Maastricht, Netherlands
Ann Rheum Dis 65:637-41. 2006..To compare 28 joint disease activity score (DAS28) remission with comprehensive joint count DAS remission in rheumatoid arthritis...
- Current concepts review: hallux valgus part 1: pathomechanics, clinical assessment, and nonoperative managementMark E Easley
Duke Health Center, 3116 North Duke Street, Room 243, Durham, NC 27705, USA
Foot Ankle Int 28:654-9. 2007
- Strong relationships between disease activity, foot-related impairments, activity limitations and participation restrictions in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritisM Dekker
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Centre for Rehabilitation and Rheumatology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:905-11. 2010..To assess possible relationships between disease activity, foot-related impairments, activity limitations and participation restrictions in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
- Radiographic evaluation of endoscopic gastrocnemius recession, subtalar joint arthroereisis, and flexor tendon transfer for surgical correction of stage II posterior tibial tendon dysfunction: a pilot studyVanessa R Adelman
Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Providence Hospital, Southfield, MI, USA
J Foot Ankle Surg 47:400-8. 2008..05). These preliminary results suggest that this surgical combination provides satisfactory correction of deformity in patients presenting with stage II posterior tibial tendon dysfunction...
- Triple arthrodesis in rheumatoid arthritisMarkus Knupp
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
Foot Ankle Int 29:293-7. 2008..Few studies have focused on the long-term results of triple arthrodesis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. We retrospectively reviewed fusion rate, arthritis of the adjacent joints, clinical outcome, and patient satisfaction...
- Foot and ankle ligament morphometryChimba Mkandawire
Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Rehabilitation Research and Development Center of Excellence for Limb Loss Prevention and Prosthetic Engineering, Seattle, WA, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 42:809-20. 2005..60 to 27.02 mm. Compared with the freeze-fracture technique, the digital caliper method, which assumed that ligament cross-sectional shape was rectangular, resulted in an approximately 35% difference in cross-sectional area...
- In vivo talocrural and subtalar kinematics: a non-invasive 3D dynamic MRI studyFrances T Sheehan
National Institutes of Health, Building 10, CRC 1 1469, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1604, Bethesda, MD 20892 1604, USA
Foot Ankle Int 28:323-35. 2007....
- Adult acquired flexible flatfoot, treated by calcaneocuboid distraction arthrodesis, posterior tibial tendon augmentation, and percutaneous Achilles tendon lengthening: a prospective outcome study of 20 patientsArie van der Krans
Department of Orthopaedics, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Acta Orthop 77:156-63. 2006..Several methods for the treatment of acquired flexible flatfoot have been described...
- Triple arthrodesis using external ring fixation and arched-wire compression: an evaluation of 87 patientsLeonard M Talarico
Atlanta Leg Lengthening and Deformity Correction Center, Macon, GA 31210, USA
J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 94:12-21. 2004..Three patients (3%) developed an asymptomatic nonunion. This article describes the use of external ring fixation with arched-wire compression for triple arthrodesis and presents the findings from 87 patients who underwent this technique...
- Reconstruction of the lateral ligaments: do the anatomical procedures restore physiologic ankle kinematics?R Schmidt
Military Hospital, Surgical Department, Ulm, Germany
Foot Ankle Int 25:31-6. 2004..Recently however, surgical reconstructions--respecting the intact joint anatomy--have been developed, thus called "anatomical reconstruction principles"...
- External fixation use in arthrodesis of the foot and ankleThomas Zgonis
Connecticut Reconstructive Foot Surgeons, LLC, 21 Woodland Street, Suite 221, Hartford, CT 06105, USA
Clin Podiatr Med Surg 21:1-15. 2004..The surgeon should be aware of all the surgical options before the application of an external complex apparatus...
- Orthotic and brace use in the athlete with degenerative joint disease with angular deformityAndrew L Pruitt
Boulder Center for Sports Medicine, 311 Mapleton Avenue, Boulder, CO 80304, USA
Clin Sports Med 24:93-9. 2005..This article reviews the use of these simple biomechanical devices in the treatment of these individuals...
- The role of limited joint mobility in diabetic patients with an at-risk footStefan Zimny
Evangelisches Krankenhaus Bethesda, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Universität Düsseldorf, Medizinische Klinik I, Duisburg, Germany
Diabetes Care 27:942-6. 2004..To assess the role of limited joint mobility (LJM) in causing abnormal high plantar pressures in the forefoot of diabetic patients with an at-risk foot...
- Clinical biomechanics of the peritalar jointWilliam R Ledoux
Department of Veterans Affairs, RR and D Center of Excellence in Limb Loss Prevention and Prosthetic Engineering, VA Puget Sound, MS 151, 1660 South Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 9:663-83, v. 2004..Similar motions have been described between the talus and navicular. Foot deformity, such as a pes planus or a pes cavus foot type, and hindfoot or midfoot joint fusion can alter the biomechanics of the peritalar joint...
- Determination of subtalar joint axis location by restriction of talocrural joint motionGregory S Lewis
Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering, 29 Recreation Building, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Gait Posture 25:63-9. 2007..Only small motions at the talocrural joint were observed, and good estimates of the subtalar axis (errors less than 15 degrees and 2mm) were achieved in four of six specimens...
- A systematic approach to evaluation of the rearfoot, ankle, and leg in reconstructive surgeryRobert W Mendicino
Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 95:2-12. 2005..This article describes a systematic approach to deformity evaluation through a comprehensive radiographic assessment of the rearfoot, ankle, and lower leg...
- Fusion in posttraumatic foot and ankle reconstructionDavid B Thordarson
Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
J Am Acad Orthop Surg 12:322-33. 2004..Compression fixation, when possible, remains the treatment of choice. When bone defects are present, however, neutralization fixation may be necessary to prevent a secondary deformity that could result from impaction into a bone defect...
- Revision arthrodesis of the foot and ankleGlenn M Weinraub
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Lewis Gale Clinic, 1030 South Jefferson Street, Suite 102, Roanoke, VA 24016, USA
Clin Podiatr Med Surg 21:251-70. 2004....
- Realignment arthrodesis of the rearfoot and ankle: a comprehensive evaluationRobert W Mendicino
Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 95:60-71. 2005..This study objectively quantifies multiplanar foot-to-leg realignment and defines the optimal clinical and radiographic positions for ankle and tibiotalocalcaneal realignment arthrodeses...
- Dorsal modified calcaneal plate for extensive midfoot arthrodesisJin Soo Suh
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52142 1088, USA
Foot Ankle Int 26:503-9. 2005..Several options have been advocated, including multiple screw fixation, medial plating, and plantar plating. We report a new technique using a dorsally-placed, modified calcaneal plate for treatment of this difficult clinical problem...
- Implantable electrical bone stimulation for arthrodeses of the foot and ankle in high-risk patients: a multicenter studyAmol Saxena
Department of Sports Medicine, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
J Foot Ankle Surg 44:450-4. 2005..All 4 went on to subsequent arthrodesis. This study demonstrates how arthrodesis of the foot and ankle may be enhanced by the use of implantable electrical bone stimulation...
- PEMF as treatment for delayed healing of foot and ankle arthrodesisCharles Saltzman
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
Foot Ankle Int 25:771-3. 2004..The purpose of this study was to examine the results of PEMF treatment for delayed healing after foot and ankle arthrodesis...
- The treatment of failed reconstruction for adult acquired flat foot deformityBrian C Toolan
Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, 5841 South Maryland Avenue MC 3079, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 8:647-54. 2003..Additional or revision surgical procedures may be necessary to complete or correct the previous attempts to reconstruct the foot...
- Medial column procedures in the acquired flatfoot deformityBruce E Cohen
O L Miller Foot and Ankle Institute, OrthoCarolina, 1001 Blythe Boulevard, Suite 200, Charlotte, NC 28203, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 12:287-99, vi. 2007..The procedures covered in this article include arthrodesis of the TN, NC, and metatarsocuneiform (MTC) joints, together or in isloation. Osteotomies of the cuneiforms will also be addressed...
- Management of the rigid adult acquired flatfoot deformityRommel Francisco
Brigham Foot and Ankle Center, 1153 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA 02130, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 12:317-27, vii. 2007..However, for patients undergoing surgery for a rigid deformity, such procedures are indicated less often, and arthrodesis is usually necessary...
- The effects of range-of-motion therapy on the plantar pressures of patients with diabetes mellitusJon R Goldsmith
Dr William M Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Finch University, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 92:483-90. 2002..Given that high plantar pressures have been linked to diabetic neuropathic ulceration, it may be possible to reduce the risk of such ulceration with this therapy...
- Application of external fixators for management of Charcot deformities of the foot and anklePaul S Cooper
Department of Orthopedics, Foot and Ankle Center, 3800 Reservoir Road NW, Georgetown Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2197, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 7:207-54. 2002..The author's experience has lead to abandoning other methods of fixation in favor of external fixation for most infected and noninfected Charcot deformities of the foot and ankle...
- A comparison of lateral column lengthening and medial translational osteotomy of the calcaneus for the reconstruction of adult acquired flatfootPatrick M Bolt
Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Medical Center, IL, USA
Foot Ankle Int 28:1115-23. 2007..This study compared the effects of lateral column lengthening and medial translational calcaneal osteotomy on pedal realignment and degeneration of adjacent hindfoot joints noted on radiographs...
- Failure of triple arthrodesisSteven M Raikin
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 7:121-33. 2002..Failure to perform the procedure in an optimal fashion, however, can lead to a devastating failure with severe pain and dysfunction for the patient...
- Effects on the metatarsophalangeal joint after simulated first tarsometatarsal joint arthrodesisHugo R Perez
Northwest Podiatric Surgical Residency Program, Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
J Foot Ankle Surg 46:242-7. 2007..There was no reduction of the intrametatarsal angle and plantar flexion or shortening of the metatarsal. Thus, the change in biomechanics of the first MTP joint can only be attributed to elimination of the first TMT joint motion...
- [Technique and value of arthrosonography in rheumatologic diagnosis--3: Ultrasound diagnosis of the ankle joint, foot and toes]W A Schmidt
Rheumaklinik Berlin Buch Karower Strasse 11, 13125 Berlin, Germany
Z Rheumatol 61:279-90. 2002..Using modern equipment with higher resolution a hypoechoic border may be normal up to 3 mm in the ankle joints, the MTP joints, and around the peroneus tendons, and up to 4 mm around the tibialis posterior tendons...
- Arthroscopy and endoscopy of the foot and ankle: indications for new techniquesTun Hing Lui
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, North District Hospital, Hong Kong, China
Arthroscopy 23:889-902. 2007..With sound knowledge regarding the indications, merits, and potential risks of new techniques, they will be powerful tools in foot and ankle surgery...
- The synovial joints of the human footCarlo Giuseppe Ridola
Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Corso di Laurea in Podologia
Ital J Anat Embryol 112:61-80. 2007....
- Hypermobility of the first tarsometatarsal jointDane K Wukich
Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, M246 Scaife Hall, 3550 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 10:157-66. 2005..This article discusses hypermobility of the first tarsometatarsal joint...
- Ankle/hindfoot arthrodesis in rheumatoid arthritis improves kinematics and kinetics of the knee and hip: a prospective gait analysis studyR J Weiss
Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1024-8. 2007..To evaluate the effects of ankle/hindfoot arthrodesis in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients on gait pattern of the knee and hip...
- Stage IV posterior tibial tendon insufficiency: the tilted ankleDonald R Bohay
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 8:619-36. 2003..Alternatives to surgical management included herein are unproven, but provide a potential solution beyond that of arthrodesis...
- Controversies in surgical reconstruction of acquired adult flat foot deformityStephen J Pinney
University of California Davis, Department of Orthopaedics, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3800, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 8:595-604. 2003....
- Hindfoot arthrodesis for the adult acquired flat footAnish R Kadakia
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Northwestern University School of Medicine, McGaw Medical Center Chicago, IL 60614, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 8:569-94, x. 2003..The indications, surgical techniques, outcome studies, and complications are addressed...
- Lateral-sided bony proceduresJessica Gallina
Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Beth Israel Medical Center, 10 Union Square East, Suite 3L, New York, NY 10003, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 8:563-7, ix-x. 2003..Unfortunately, although fusion works well to correct deformity, it accelerates future degenerative changes...
- Medial-sided bony procedures: why, what, and how?Joseph A Sizensky
Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, The Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226 0099, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 8:539-62. 2003....
- [Loading of the tibiotalar joint and Chopart's joint following subtalar arthrodesis: dynamic cadaver study of 5 specimens]A Suckel
Orthopadische Universitatsklinik Tubingen
Z Orthop Unfall 146:86-91. 2008..Little has been known until now about biomechanical intra-articular changes in the condition of adjacent joints following subtalar arthrodeses...
- Arthritis and related diseases of the foot and ankle: rehabilitation and biomechanical considerationsJames B McGuire
Temple University, School of Podiatric Medicine, Department of Podiatric Medicine, 8th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
Clin Podiatr Med Surg 20:469-85, ix. 2003..This article outlines the types of arthritis conditions affecting the foot and discusses strategies for management and rehabilitation...
- Ankle arthrodesis for failed total ankle replacementP Hopgood
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Colney Road, Norwich NR4 7YZ, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:1032-8. 2006..Tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis fusion with compression screws has not been successful in our experience...
- External fixation in trauma of the foot and ankleFranz Josef Seibert
Department for Traumatology, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 7a, Graz A 8036, Austria
Clin Podiatr Med Surg 20:159-80. 2003..External fixation also has its advantages as a minimally invasive external compression device in specific indications for arthrodesis, especially in infected cases...
- [Acromelic arthritis: a new entity]F Welby
Service de Chirurgie Orthopedique et Traumatologique, Unité membre supérieur, Hopital Bichat Claude Bernard, 46, rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris France
Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 93:571-81. 2007..Concerned joints are wrist, MP, PIP, DIP and forefoot. The aim of the current study is to describe and evaluate the long-term results of wrist, hand and forefoot surgery in an acromelic arthritis group...
- Biomechanics of the first ray. Part IV: the effect of selected medial column arthrodeses. A three-dimensional kinematic analysis in a cadaver modelBrian A Roling
Northwest Surgical Biomechanics Research Laboratory, Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98122, USA
J Foot Ankle Surg 41:278-85. 2002..05). These findings suggest that first ray range of motion when evaluated clinically is a blend of motions of joints comprising the medial column...
- Biomechanics of the foot in rheumatoid arthritis: identifying abnormal function and the factors associated with localised disease 'impact'D E Turner
School of Health and Social Care and HealthQWest, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, UK
Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 23:93-100. 2008..The aim of this study was to evaluate biomechanical foot function and determine factors associated with localised disease burden in patients with this disease...
- Exacerbation of rheumatoid arthritis after removal of adrenal adenoma in Cushing's syndromeF Yakushiji
First Department of Internal Medicine, University of Toho School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Endocr J 42:219-23. 1995..she complained of pain on motion, marked tenderness and swelling of fingers, wrists, elbows, knees and foot joints, and had very high rheumatoid factors...
- [Case of painful muscle spasm induced by thoracic vertebral fracture: successful treatment with lumbar sympathetic ganglia block]Fumitaka Shimizu
Department of Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience, Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine
Rinsho Shinkeigaku 48:733-6. 2008..left leg simulating triple flexion response, and was induced by active or passive movement of his left knee and foot joints. Several drugs including benzodiazepines and dantrolene were ineffective, although treatment with baclofen or ..
- Kupffer-cell depletion attenuates colonic and extracolonic granulomatous inflammation in chronic colitisTamaki Yamada
Department of Comprehensive Medicine, Internal Medicine and Bioregulation, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
J Lab Clin Med 142:268-77. 2003..observed chronic inflammation, including thickening of colon wall, hepatic and splenic nodules, and swelling of foot joints; and significantly reduced the proportional areas occupied by granulomas in the colon, liver, and spleen at 3 ..
- Effects of an antagonist of the bombesin/gastrin-releasing peptide receptor on complete Freund's adjuvant-induced arthritis in ratsP G Oliveira
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Peptides 29:1726-31. 2008..To determine the effects of RC-3095 in clinical and histopathologic parameters and inflammatory mediators on complete Freund's adjuvant-induced arthritis (CFA)...
- Development and validation of handy rheumatoid activity score with 38 joints (HRAS38) in rheumatoid arthritis patients receiving infliximabHideto Kameda
Division of Rheumatology Clinical Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine, Saitama Medical Center, Saitama Medical University, 1981 Tsujido machi, Kamoda, Kawagoe, Saitama 350 8550, Japan
Mod Rheumatol 16:381-8. 2006..Disease Activity Score of 28 joints (DAS28) are not mutually independent, and the evaluation excludes ankle and foot joints. We developed a new quantitative and comprehensive assessment of the activity of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), ..
- [Study on drug-guide effect of Achyranthes bidentata in Sanmiao pill in arthritic rats]Bei Sun
Anhui Institute of Material Medica, Anhui Traditional Chinese Medicine Research and Development Key Laboratory, Hefei 230022, China
Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 33:2946-9. 2008..To study the drug-guiding mechanism of Achyranthes bidentata from Sanmiao pill in arthritic rats...
- In vitro study of foot kinematics using a dynamic walking cadaver modelC J Nester
Centre for Rehabilitation and Human Performance Research, University of Salford, Brian Blatchford Building, Salford M6 6PU, UK
J Biomech 40:1927-37. 2007..The data demonstrate the potential for often-ignored foot joints to contribute significantly to the overall kinematic function of the foot...
- [Long-term results of synovectomy in the rheumatoid ankle joint]S Anders
Asklepios Klinikum Bad Abbach, Orthopädische Klinik und Poliklinik für die Universität Regensburg, Kaiser Karl V Allee 3, 93077 Bad Abbach, Deutschland
Z Rheumatol 66:595-602. 2007..rate of 93% of additional tenosynovectomies and the prevalence of radiological alteration in the adjacent rear foot joints indicate a panarticular pathology of the rheumatic disease...
- Evidence-based radiology (part 2): Is there sufficient research to support the use of therapeutic injections into the peripheral joints?Cynthia Peterson
Radiology, Orthopaedic University Hospital of Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, 8008, Zurich, Switzerland
Skeletal Radiol 39:11-8. 2010..The research is presented by anatomical region and areas of controversy and the need for additional research are identified...
- Morphological classification of the anterior and middle talocalcaneal joints in terms of biomechanical stress dispersionNaoki Shiraishi
Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, Kyorin University, 20 2 Shinkawa 6, Mitaka City, Tokyo 181 8611, Japan
Okajimas Folia Anat Jpn 84:43-8. 2007Of the various foot joints, the level of interest shown in the talocalcaneal joint has been notably low. However, when considering stress dispersion during bipedal locomotion, the talocalcaneal joint plays an important role...
- The destruction evaluation in different foot joints: new ideas in collagen-induced arthritis rat modelPeng Zhang
Department of Orthopaedics, Ninth People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, People s Republic of China
Rheumatol Int 29:607-13. 2009..arthritis since 1977, while till now, no paper has depicted the destruction characteristics in different foot joints. In this study, we observed the differences among the foot joint destruction process of CIA to elucidate ..
- Pain and joint mobility explain individual subdimensions of the health assessment questionnaire (HAQ) disability index in patients with rheumatoid arthritisA Hakkinen
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Jyvaskyla Central Hospital, 40620 Jyvaskyla, Finland
Ann Rheum Dis 64:59-63. 2005..To explore the associations between individual subdimensions of the health assessment questionnaire (HAQ) and clinical variables in patients with rheumatoid arthritis...
- Long-term results of salvage surgery in severely injured feetRicardo C Ferreira
Foot and Ankle Division, Santa Casa Medical School, Orthopaedics, Rua Barata Ribeiro 380, cj 64, Bela Vista, Sao Paulo, SP 01308 000, Brazil
Foot Ankle Int 31:113-23. 2010..The purpose of our study was to analyze the long-term outcome of salvage surgery in severely injured feet...
- Forefoot disease activity in rheumatoid arthritis patients in remission: results of a cohort studyMarike van der Leeden
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Psychology, Jan van Breemen Institute, Jan van Breemenstraat 2, 1056 AB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Arthritis Res Ther 12:R3. 2010....
- Lisfranc injuries: an updateKyriacos I Eleftheriou
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:1434-46. 2013..Although evidence to date supports the use of screw fixation, plate fixation may avoid further articular joint damage and may have benefits. Recent evidence supports the use of limited arthrodesis in more complex injuries...
- Porous tantalum as a structural graft in foot and ankle surgeryBernard H Sagherian
American University of Beirut Medical Center, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cairo Street, Hamra, Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon
Foot Ankle Int 33:179-89. 2012..This study investigates the potential advantages of porous tantalum as a substitute for conventional bone graft in foot and ankle surgery...
- Measurement of multi-segment foot joint angles during gait using a wearable systemHossein Rouhani
Laboratory of Movement Analysis and Measurement, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne EPFL, EPFL STI LMAM, Station 11, CH 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
J Biomech Eng 134:061006. 2012..In conclusion, this wearable system was accurate and suitable for clinical evaluation when used to measure the multi-segment foot and ankle complex kinematics during long-distance walks in daily life conditions...
- Influence of shoes increasing dorsiflexion and decreasing metatarsus flexion on lower limb muscular activity during fitness exercises, walking, and runningDavid Bourgit
Unité PPEH, Université Jean Monnet, Saint Etienne, France
J Strength Cond Res 22:966-73. 2008..It is concluded that shoes with moderate dorsiflexion can activate lower limb muscles differently compared with both standard shoes and shoes with large dorsiflexion during submaximal exercises and locomotion...
- Lateral peritalar dislocation: a case reportJohn Harris
University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL, USA
J Foot Ankle Surg 47:56-9. 2008..We present a rare lateral peritalar dislocation requiring open reduction. ACFAS Level of Clinical Evidence: 4...
- Foot function is well preserved in children and adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritis who are optimally managedGordon J Hendry
Institute for Applied Health Research, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK
Gait Posture 38:30-6. 2013....
- Kinematics and kinetics of normal and planovalgus feet during walkingPrabhav Saraswat
Shriners Hospitals for Children, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Gait Posture 39:339-45. 2014..Kinetic differences in planovalgus feet compared to typically developing feet included reduced ankle plantarflexion moment, ankle power and midfoot joint power...
- In vitro analysis of muscle activity illustrates mediolateral decoupling of hind and mid foot bone motionJosefien Burg
KU Leuven, Biomechanics Section, Celestijnenlaan 300C, Box 2419, 3001 Heverlee, Belgium
Gait Posture 38:56-61. 2013..The observed medio-lateral decoupling of the foot bones dictates the need to extend some of the multi-segment foot models currently used in clinical gait analysis...
- Feasibility, reliability, and sensitivity to change of four radiographic scoring methods in patients with psoriatic arthritisW Tillett
Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Bath, UK
Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 66:311-7. 2014..We set out to assess the feasibility, reliability, and sensitivity to change of 4 radiographic scoring methods in psoriatic arthritis (PsA)...
- The importance of clinical biomechanical assessment of foot deformity and joint mobility in people living with type-2 diabetes within a primary care settingCynthia Formosa
Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Malta, Malta
Prim Care Diabetes 7:45-50. 2013..The aim of the study was to assess foot morphology and document foot deformities and joint mobility in a cohort of subjects living with type-2 diabetes mellitus in Malta in a Primary Care setting...
- The acute diabetic Charcot foot managed on the basis of magnetic resonance imaging--a review of 71 casesErnst A Chantelau
Diabetic Foot Clinic, Department of Endocrinology and Diabetology, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Germany
Swiss Med Wkly 143:w13831. 2013..Continued unprotected walking invariably causes stage 1 (complex cortical fractures). Treatment by total contact cast (TCC) is of limited benefit if X-ray-based. The benefits of MRI-based TCC treatment are unknown...
- Influence of approach and implant on reduction accuracy and stability in lisfranc fracture-dislocation at the tarsometatarsal jointTim Schepers
Department of Surgery Traumatology, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Foot Ankle Int 34:705-10. 2013..The current study looked at the influence that the type of approach for tarsometatarsal injuries has on the accuracy of the reduction and the effect that the type of fixation has on stability...
- Concomitant osteomyelitis and avascular necrosis of the talus treated with talectomy and tibiocalcaneal arthrodesisJohn J Stapleton
Foot and Ankle Surgery, VSAS Orthopaedics, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18103, USA
Clin Podiatr Med Surg 30:251-6. 2013..Failure to initiate treatment in the early stages of acute diabetic neuropathic Lisfranc injuries can predispose the patient to midfoot instability, potential ulceration, infection, and Charcot neuroarthropathy...
- Effect of functional fatigue on vertical ground-reaction force in individuals with flat feetSahar Boozari
Dept of Physical Therapy, School of Rehabilitation, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
J Sport Rehabil 22:177-83. 2013..Fatigue is one of the factors that can alter the vertical ground-reaction force (GRF). The effect of a fatiguing condition on vertical GRF has not been documented in individuals with flat feet...
- Repair of radiographic joint damage following treatment with etanercept in psoriatic arthritis is demonstrable by 3 radiographic methodsLihi Eder
Centre for Prognosis Studies in the Rheumatic Diseases, 1E 410B, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8
J Rheumatol 38:1066-70. 2011..We describe a patient with PsA with severe radiographic damage that improved significantly following treatment with etanercept. The improvement was documented by several methods of radiographic assessment...
- Roll-over shapes of the ankle-foot and knee-ankle-foot systems of able-bodied childrenAndrew H Hansen
Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 25:248-55. 2010....
- Arthrodesis of the first metatarsocuneiform joint: a comparative study of fixation methodsPierce E Scranton
Orthopedics International, 12333 NE 130th Lane Suite 400, Kirkland, WA 98034, USA
Foot Ankle Int 30:341-5. 2009..The Lapidus bunionectomy is a popular procedure for severe bunion deformity where metatarsus primus varus is equal to or exceeds 15 degrees. We evaluated a new locking compression plate which may improve outcomes with the Lapidus procedure...
- Magnetic resonance imaging in adolescent painful flexible flatfootMargaret W N Wong
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong
Foot Ankle Int 30:303-8. 2009..Magnetic resonance imaging was performed to look for abnormal signal changes in a series of patients...
- A review of the theoretical unified approach to podiatric biomechanics in relation to foot orthoses therapyPaul Harradine
The Podiatry and Chiropody Centre, Portsmouth, Hants, United Kingdom
J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 99:317-25. 2009..This theoretical disparity can lead to confusion in clinical, educational, and research situations. However, although approaches are varied, the common consensus is that foot orthoses outcomes are generally positive...
- Interpositional arthroplasty of the calcaneocuboid joint using a regenerative tissue matrix to treat recurrent nonunionDavid H Kim
PO Box 100325, Denver, CO 80250, USA
Orthopedics 32:131. 2009..Interpositional arthroplasty represents a technique capable of providing pain relief in clinical situations in which osseous union cannot be achieved...
- Adipocytokines are associated with radiographic joint damage in rheumatoid arthritisYoung Hee Rho
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 6602, USA
Arthritis Rheum 60:1906-14. 2009..The purpose of this study was to examine the hypothesis that adipocytokines modulate inflammation and radiographic joint damage in patients with RA...
- Familial disease, the HLA-DRB1 shared epitope and anti-CCP antibodies influence time at appearance of substantial joint damage in rheumatoid arthritisAdriana Rojas-Villarraga
Center for Autoimmune Disease Research CREA, School of Medicine, Rosario University, Bogota, Colombia
J Autoimmun 32:64-9. 2009....
- Prevalence and course of forefoot impairments and walking disability in the first eight years of rheumatoid arthritisMarike van der Leeden
Jan van Breemen Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Arthritis Rheum 59:1596-602. 2008..To evaluate the prevalence and 8-year course of forefoot impairments and walking disability in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
- The presence of rheumatoid nodules at early rheumatoid arthritis diagnosis is a sign of extra-articular disease and predicts radiographic progression of joint destruction over 5 yearsB M Nyhäll-Wåhlin
Department of Rheumatology, Falun Hospital, Falun, Sweden
Scand J Rheumatol 40:81-7. 2011..The aim of the study was to determine the utility of early signs of extra-articular disease, manifested as rheumatoid nodules (RN), in predicting radiographic outcome...
- Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XXXI. Sonographic assessment of the foot in patients with rheumatoid arthritisLucrezia Riente
Unità Operativa di Reumatologia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:1-5. 2011..The aims of our study were to investigate the prevalence of ultrasound (US) abnormalities in the foot of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and to compare them with the clinical findings...
- Radiographic measures as a predictor of ulcer formation in diabetic charcot midfootWesley P C Bevan
Orthopaedic Department, Middlemore Hospital, Private Bag 93311, Otahuhu, Auckland, New Zealand
Foot Ankle Int 29:568-73. 2008..The aim of this study was to determine a simple radiographic predictor of the individual risk of subsequent ulcer formation in this group of patients...
- Percutaneous foot joint needle placement using a C-arm flat-panel detector CTMartin Wiewiorski
Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg 7:177-80. 2012..Image guidance is valuable for diagnostic injections in foot orthopaedics. Flat-detector computed tomography (FD-CT) was implemented using a C-arm, and the system was tested for needle guidance in foot joint injections...
- Variability of joint communications in the foot and ankle demonstrated by contrast-enhanced diagnostic injectionsMichael R Carmont
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK
Foot Ankle Int 30:439-42. 2009..Imaging with plain radiographs and diagnostic injections help localize joint pathology more precisely. The presence of accessory communications between adjacent joints may reduce the sensitivity of these investigations...
- Muscle-driven finite element simulation of human foot movementsL A Spyrou
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Thessaly, Volos 38334, Greece
Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 15:925-34. 2012..Stresses and strains that develop in Achilles tendon during such a movement are also investigated...
- Paratenonitis of the foot and ankle in young female dancersNili Steinberg
Zinman College, Wingate Institute, Netanya, Israel
Foot Ankle Int 32:1115-21. 2011..The aim of the present descriptive study was to determine the association between risk factors and paratenonitis in young recreational female dancers...
- [Bilateral arthrodesis of the medial foot joints in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis]S Popelka
I ortopedická klinika 1 LF UK Praha, FN Motol
Acta Chir Orthop Traumatol Cech 79:74-9. 2012..The planovalgus deformity was corrected, as well as a valgus deviation of the great toe. Radiography showed a good position of the screws and complete healing of the medial foot joints.
- Foot Bone Motion in End Stage Ankle Arthritis PatientsWilliam R Ledoux; Fiscal Year: 2012..e., pain), the patient is left with a fused ankle, which results in the distal foot joints (subtalar, midtarsal and tarsometatarsal) being stretched into increased dorsiflexion during the push off phase ..
- Changes in the Characteristics of Plantar Soft Tissue with DiabetesWILLIAM LEDOUX; Fiscal Year: 2008..Thus, not only is there a large diabetic population in the United States (> 6%), but they also account for a disproportional amount (>60%) of all non-traumatic lower extremity amputations. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Responses of the Ankle to Changes in Shoe Rocker RadiusAndrew Hansen; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Individual muscle function in human walkingCRAIG MCGOWAN; Fiscal Year: 2008..Individual muscle function will be determined through electromyographic (EMG) analysis of experimental data and predictions from the simulations. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Predictors of Treatment Response in Early Aggressive RAS Bridges; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- B CELL SPECIFICITY IN HEPATIC LYMPHOID FOLLICLESS Bridges; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- BIOPHYSICAL DETERMINANTS OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCER HEALINGCharles Saltzman; Fiscal Year: 2003..Three-dimensional rate of ulcer healing will be measured with stereophotography and computerized image analysis techniques. ..
- Kinematic Mechanisms of Shoulder Impingement in SCIDeborah Nawoczenski; Fiscal Year: 2003..kinematic patterns can be identified, then interventions can be designed to modify, and more importantly, prevent further progression of these detrimental movement patterns through selective stretching and strengthening exercises ..
- MAKING HEAT STRESS ASSESSMENT RELEVANT AGAINThomas Bernard; Fiscal Year: 2002..In the third year, the emphasis will be on high heat exposures that result in limited work times. This last year will be the test of the heat exchange model and the source of data for the empirical exposure limits. ..
- GENETIC PREDICTORS OF RESPONSE TO TREATMENT IN EARLY RAS Bridges; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..