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Soins et Podologie

Treatment of Fractures of Metatarsal Shaft Using a Cemented K-wire Frame

Xu Zhang, MD Xu Zhang Correspondence Address correspondence to: Xu Zhang, MD, Department of Hand Surgery, Third Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, Hebei, 050051, China. Abstract The purpose of this retrospective study was to report on percutaneous reduction and fixation for the treatment of fractures of metatarsal shaft. Between March 2015 and October 2017, […]

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Soins et Podologie

Foot Orthotics and Intrinsic Factors on Strain Measurements in the Fifth Metatarsal

Introduction/Purpose: Fractures of the fifth metatarsal occur in young, athletic populations and often result in sub-optimal clinical outcomes, even after surgical fixation. With such a high demand for decreased return to play in athletic populations, the development of intervention strategies which mitigate intrinsic and extrinsic risk factors of initial injury is important. Foot orthotics have […]