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  1. Plantar heel pain (plantar fasciitis) is one of the most common musculoskeletal pathologies of the foot. Plantar heel pain can be managed with dry needling and/or injection of myofascial trigger points (MTrPs)...

    Authors: Matthew P Cotchett, Karl B Landorf and Shannon E Munteanu

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:18

    Content type: Review

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  2. First metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint pain is a common foot complaint which is often considered to be a consequence of altered mechanics. Foot orthoses are often prescribed to reduce 1st MTP joint pain with the a...

    Authors: Brian J Welsh, Anthony C Redmond, Nachiappan Chockalingam and Anne-Maree Keenan

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:17

    Content type: Research

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  3. It is generally understood that toe walking involves the absence or limitation of heel strike in the contact phase of the gait cycle. Toe walking has been identified as a symptom of disease processes, trauma a...

    Authors: Cylie M Williams, Paul Tinley and Michael Curtin

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:16

    Content type: Review

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  4. Plantar fasciitis is the most commonly reported cause of chronic pain beneath the heel. Management of this condition commonly involves the use of corticosteroid injection in cases where less invasive treatment...

    Authors: Andrew M McMillan, Karl B Landorf, Mark F Gilheany, Adam R Bird, Adam D Morrow and Hylton B Menz

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:15

    Content type: Study protocol

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  5. The foot is often the first area of the body to be systematically affected by rheumatoid arthritis. The multidimensional consequences of foot problems for patients can be subjectively evaluated using patient-r...

    Authors: Steven Walmsley, Anita E Williams, Mike Ravey and Andrea Graham

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:12

    Content type: Review

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  6. Plantar pressure systems are increasingly being used to evaluate foot function in both research settings and in clinical practice. The purpose of this study was to investigate the reliability of the TekScan Ma...

    Authors: Gerard V Zammit, Hylton B Menz and Shannon E Munteanu

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:11

    Content type: Research

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  7. Inhibition of tumour necrosis factor (TNF) is an effective way of reducing synovitis and preventing joint damage in rheumatoid arthritis (RA), yet very little is known about its specific effect on foot pain and d...

    Authors: Catherine J Bowen, Christopher J Edwards, Lindsey Hooper, Keith Dewbury, Madeleine Sampson, Sally Sawyer, Jane Burridge and Nigel K Arden

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:10

    Content type: Research

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  8. Over the past decade there have been significant advances in the clinical understanding and care of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Major paradigm changes include earlier disease detection and introduction of thera...

    Authors: James Woodburn, Kym Hennessy, Martijn PM Steultjens, Iain B McInnes and Deborah E Turner

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:8

    Content type: Commentary

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  9. Augmented low-Dye (ALD) tape is frequently used in the management of lower limb musculoskeletal pain and injury, yet our knowledge of its effect is incomplete, especially in regard to its neuromotor effects.

    Authors: Melinda Franettovich, Andrew R Chapman, Peter Blanch and Bill Vicenzino

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:5

    Content type: Research

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  10. The number of implanted total ankle replacements is increasing and most articles present short- and mid-term results. Comparison of outcomes is difficult because of inconsistent terminology and different use o...

    Authors: Peter Diel, Christoph Thier, Emin Aghayev, Markus Preis, Marcel Dudda, Norman Espinosa and Christoph Röder

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:4

    Content type: Research

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  11. Posterior Heel pain can present in children of 8 to 14 years, associated with or clinically diagnosed as Sever's disease, or calcaneal apophysitis. Presently, there are no comparative randomised studies evalua...

    Authors: Alicia M James, Cylie M Williams and Terry P Haines

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:3

    Content type: Study protocol

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  12. The Cochrane review of hallux valgus surgery has disputed the scientific validity of hallux valgus research. Scoring systems and surrogate measures such as x-ray angles are commonly reported at just one year p...

    Authors: Timothy E Kilmartin and Claire O'Kane

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:2

    Content type: Research

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  13. The last decade has witnessed a rapid transformation in the role boundaries of the allied health professions, enabled through the creation of new roles and the expansion of existing, traditional roles. A strat...

    Authors: Alan M Borthwick, Anthony J Short, Susan A Nancarrow and Rosalie Boyce

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2010 3:1

    Content type: Research

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  14. Some studies have found that flat-arched foot posture is related to altered lower limb muscle function compared to normal- or high-arched feet. However, the results from these studies were based on highly sele...

    Authors: George S Murley, Hylton B Menz and Karl B Landorf

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:35

    Content type: Research

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  15. Community based prevalence for diabetes related foot disease (DRFD) has been poorly quantified in Australian populations. The aim of this study was to develop and validate a survey tool to facilitate collectio...

    Authors: Shan M Bergin, Caroline A Brand, Peter G Colman and Donald A Campbell

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:34

    Content type: Research

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  16. Diagnostic ultrasound provides a method of analysing soft tissue structures of the musculoskeletal system effectively and reliably. The aim of this study was to evaluate within and between session reliability ...

    Authors: Wayne A Hing, Keith Rome and Alyse FM Cameron

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:33

    Content type: Methodology article

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  17. Chronic plantar heel pain (CPHP) is a generalised term used to describe a range of undifferentiated conditions affecting the plantar heel. Plantar fasciitis is reported as the most common cause and the terms a...

    Authors: Andrew M McMillan, Karl B Landorf, Joanna T Barrett, Hylton B Menz and Adam R Bird

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:32

    Content type: Review

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  18. Journal of Foot and Ankle Research was launched one year ago, and a number of its key achievements are highlighted in this editorial. Although the journal is underpinned by professional bodies associated with th...

    Authors: Mike J Potter, Hylton B Menz, Alan M Borthwick and Karl B Landorf

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:31

    Content type: Editorial

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  19. Previous studies have suggested that increased plantar surface area, associated with pes planus, is a risk factor for the development of lower extremity overuse injuries. The intent of this study was to determ...

    Authors: Thomas G McPoil, Bill Vicenzino, Mark W Cornwall and Natalie Collins

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:28

    Content type: Research

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  20. Achilles tendinopathy is a common condition that can cause marked pain and disability. Numerous non-surgical treatments have been proposed for the treatment of this condition, but many of these treatments have...

    Authors: Shannon E Munteanu, Karl B Landorf, Hylton B Menz, Jill L Cook, Tania Pizzari and Lisa A Scott

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:27

    Content type: Study protocol

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  21. Concern about a child's flat foot posture is a common reason for frequent clinical consultations for an array of health care and medical professionals. The recently developed paediatric flatfoot clinical-care ...

    Authors: Angela Margaret Evans, Hollie Nicholson and Noami Zakarias

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:25

    Content type: Research

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  22. Tibialis posterior has a vital role during gait as the primary dynamic stabiliser of the medial longitudinal arch; however, the muscle and tendon are prone to dysfunction with several conditions. We present an...

    Authors: Ruth Semple, George S Murley, James Woodburn and Deborah E Turner

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:24

    Content type: Review

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  23. The relative merit of customised versus prefabricated foot orthoses continues to be the subject of passionate debate among foot health professionals. Although there is currently insufficient evidence to reach ...

    Authors: Hylton B Menz

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:23

    Content type: Commentary

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  24. There are several clinical and radiological methods available to classify foot posture in research, however there is no clear strategy for selecting the most appropriate measurements. Therefore, the aim of thi...

    Authors: George S Murley, Hylton B Menz and Karl B Landorf

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:22

    Content type: Methodology article

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  25. Foot and ankle problems are a common but relatively neglected manifestation of juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Studies of medical and non-medical interventions have shown that clinical outcome measures can be i...

    Authors: Gordon J Hendry, Deborah E Turner, John McColl, Paula K Lorgelly, Roger D Sturrock, Gordon F Watt, Michael Browne, Janet Gardner-Medwin, Lorraine Friel and Jim Woodburn

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:21

    Content type: Study protocol

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  26. Foot orthoses have been demonstrated to be effective in the management of a range of conditions, but there is debate as to the benefits of customised foot orthoses over less expensive, prefabricated devices.

    Authors: Anthony C Redmond, Karl B Landorf and Anne-Maree Keenan

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:20

    Content type: Research

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  27. The International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics Community (i-FAB) is an international collaborative activity which will have an important impact on the foot and ankle biomechanics community. It was launched on J...

    Authors: Christopher J Nester, Alberto Leardini, Peter R Cavanagh, Dieter Rosenbaum and Joshua Burns

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:19

    Content type: Commentary

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  28. Correction to McPoil TG, Cornwall MW, Medoff L, Vicenzion B, Fosberg K, Hilz D. Arch height change during sit-to-stand: an alternative for the navicular drop test. Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2008; 1:3.

    Authors: Thomas G McPoil, Mark W Cornwall, Lynn Medoff, Bill Vicenzino, Kelly K Fosberg and Dana Hilz

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:17

    Content type: Erratum

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    The original article was published in Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2008 1:3

  29. At diagnosis, 16% of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients may have foot joint involvement, increasing to 90% as disease duration increases. This can lead to joint instability, difficulties in walking and limitat...

    Authors: Keith Rome, Peter J Gow, Nicola Dalbeth and Jonathan M Chapman

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:16

    Content type: Research

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  30. The purpose of this study was to assess the level of air contamination with bacteria after surgical hydrodebridement and to determine the effectiveness of hydro surgery on bacterial reduction of a simulated in...

    Authors: Frank L Bowling, Daryl S Stickings, Valerie Edwards-Jones, David G Armstrong and Andrew JM Boulton

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:13

    Content type: Research

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  31. The navicular drop test is a measure to evaluate the function of the medial longitudinal arch, which is important for examination of patients with overuse injuries. Conflicting results have been found with reg...

    Authors: Rasmus G Nielsen, Michael S Rathleff, Ole H Simonsen and Henning Langberg

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:12

    Content type: Research

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  32. Major, rare and complex incidents can occur at any mass-gathering sporting event and team medical staff should be appropriately prepared for these. One such event, the Athens Olympic Games in 2004, presented a...

    Authors: Thanos Badekas, Stamatios A Papadakis, Nikolaos Vergados, Spyros P Galanakos, Angeliki Siapkara, Mike Forgrave, Nick Romansky, Steven Mirones, Hans-Jeorg Trnka and Marino Delmi

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:9

    Content type: Research

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  33. Core podiatry involves treatment of the nails, corns and callus and also giving footwear and foot health advice. Though it is an integral part of current podiatric practice little evidence is available to supp...

    Authors: Lisa Farndon, Andrew Barnes, Keith Littlewood, Justine Harle, Craig Beecroft, Jaclyn Burnside, Tracey Wheeler, Selwyn Morris and Stephen J Walters

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2009 2:7

    Content type: Research

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