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  • Elbow dislocation resulted in longer removal from play among high school athletes

    Compared with non-dislocation-associated elbow injuries, high school athletes who had elbow dislocations experienced longer removal from play and were more likely to require surgical treatment, according to results. Researchers analyzed sports-related injury data for the 2005 to 2006 through 2013 to 2014 academic years from 810 high schools that participated in the National High School […]

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  • Improved function seen after conversion of ankle arthrodesis to total ankle arthroplasty

    Investigators of this study found conversion of ankle arthrodesis to total ankle arthroplasty improved function and offered pain relief to most patients at short-term follow-up. Patients who undergo this surgery frequently require concomitant procedures; we recommend prophylactic malleolar fixation when performing conversion total ankle arthroplasty, the authors wrote. The rate of complications, particularly talar component […]

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