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Foot Arteries - 3D Anatomy Tutorial

Foot arteries anatomy tutorial. Check out the 3D app at http://AnatomyLearning.com. More tutorials available on http://AnatomyZone.com. Learn all about the b...  
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over 6 years ago
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Foot Arteries - 3D Anatomy Tutorial - YouTube

Foot arteries anatomy tutorial. Check out the 3D app at http://AnatomyLearning.com. More tutorials available on http://AnatomyZone.com. Learn all about the b...  
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over 6 years ago
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Total ankle arthroplasty shows promise for patients with severe ankle arthritis

At the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, researchers revealed how total ankle arthroplasty improved gait parameters for patients with ankle arthritis.  
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over 6 years ago
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Could this ankle exoskeleton help stroke survivors with mobility problems?

Inventors have been trying - and failing - to boost walking efficiency using wearable contraptions for over 100 years. Now, a team believes they have finally cracked it.  
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over 6 years ago
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PET/MR can effectively diagnose cause of unclear foot pain

A single scan could diagnose the cause of foot pain better and with less radiation exposure to the patient than other methods, according to a study in the March 2015 issue of The Journal of...  
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over 6 years ago
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Testing and treating PAD patients prevents loss of legs, feet

Ensuring that patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) get tested and treated with minimally invasive endovascular therapy saves legs and lives suggests a study in which amputation...  
medicalnewstoday.com
over 6 years ago
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Gout. It is always gout! | EMBlog Mayo Clinic

Author: Tim Bongartz, MD. Scenario: A 54 year old male is presenting to the ED with severe right foot and ankle pain and swelling. The …  
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over 6 years ago
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Frostbite: How to Classify and Treat It - Emergency Physicians Monthly

You find yourself working the overnight shift on sub-zero night in February. You stop outside of a room to listen to the ambulance report about a homeless patient who has been brought in for foot pain. He is intoxicated and was found asleep in a snow bank.  
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over 6 years ago
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Leg Artery Procedure May Be Overused in Nursing Homes, Study Finds - MedicineNet

Surgery to reopen blocked arteries in the legs of frail nursing home residents rarely gets them back on their feet, a new study shows.  
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over 6 years ago
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Effective ankle taping: Mechanisms, myths and more….(Part 1)

Stream Effective ankle taping: Mechanisms, myths and more….(Part 1) by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
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over 6 years ago
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SGEM#27: Bad to the Bone (Diabetic Osteomyelitis)

Case Scenario: 62yo man presents to the emergency department feeling weak. His vital signs at triage are normal but his glucometer reading is high. He is a known type 2 diabetic and states his sugars have been running a little high lately. After conducting an appropriate history and directed physical examination you have not yet determined the cause of his generalized weakness. There is nothing to suggest respiratory or urinary tract infection. Before leaving the room you take off his socks to check out his feet. What you see and smell is a diabetic foot ulcer on the plantar aspect of his left foot.  
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over 6 years ago
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Podcast#3: To X-ray or not to X-ray (Ottawa Ankle Rules)

8 year old girl brought into ED by mother after twisting her ankle on a trampoline. She was able to walk on it but has become very swollen. The mother wants to know if she should get an xray to see if her daughter broke the ankle.  
thesgem.com
over 6 years ago
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Foot drop

Consider isolated peroneal neuropathy as the most likely cause of foot drop in patients with weakness of foot dorsiflexion and eversion; sensory loss of the anterolateral aspect of the lower leg and the foot dorsum; normal reflexes; no pain swelling, or erythema of the leg; and no other neurological features  
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over 6 years ago
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Safety at 40,000 Feet - The Naked Scientists

Naked Scientists - 11th May 2015 - Safety at 40,000 Feet  
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over 6 years ago
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Fracture Fridays: Getting a leg up on the competition (Re-post)

An 80 pound 12 year old soccer star tripped in a hole while challenging for the ball. Another player on the pitch stumbled in the same (big) hole and landed awkwardly on the first player’s leg. Even the fans on the next field over heard the snap. EMS was called and an obviously uncomfortable 12 year old male with intact distal foot pulses and sensation presents to your ED. You do what you normally do and get an X-Ray.  
pemcincinnati.com
over 6 years ago
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Artificial leg allows patient to feel - BBC News

Scientists in Austria have created an artificial leg which allows the amputee to feel lifelike sensations from their foot.  
bbc.co.uk
over 6 years ago