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Anterior talo-fibular ligament (ATFL) tear

Anterior talo-fibular ligament (ATFL) tear: an often missed injury, diagnosis and repair: a brief discussion Anterior talo-fibular ligament (ATFL) tears are a common injury seen in the emergency department and office. However, a majority of these injuries are diagnosed as a sprain, and an Aircast, or brace of some sort, is dispensed. Moreover, there is [...]

Surgical management of Juvenile pilon fracture

By Raymond DuRussel, DPM, ABLES, ACLES Case study: 15 old MALE who presented to the Emergency Department with a Salter Harris type 4 pilon fracture of the right tibial and distal oblique fracture of the fibula with mild comminution. DOI: 03/27/16.   While running and kicking a soccer ball collided he sustaining an injury to his [...]