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  1. Diabetic foot ulcers not only have a negative impact on patient mortality, morbidity and quality of life, but also require high resource utilization to achieve complete wound healing. The aim of this evaluatio...

    Authors: Dörthe Seidel and Rolf Lefering
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:72
  2. Diabetic foot ulcer (DFU) is one of the most serious diabetic complications. DFU is an open wound that usually occurs in the foot sole due to poor blood glucose control, peripheral neuropathy, and poor circula...

    Authors: Yasmine Adel Mohammed, Hossam Khaled Farouk, Mohamed Ibrahim Gbreel, Abdelrahman Mahmoud Ali, Ali Ashraf Salah, Anas Zakarya Nourelden and Mohamed Mahmoud Abd-El Gawad
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:71
  3. Idiopathic toe walking (ITW) is an exclusionary diagnosis. There has been limited exploration of lower limb active range of motion and strength measures in children with ITW. This researched aimed to determine...

    Authors: Antoni Caserta, Prue Morgan, Marnee J. McKay, Jennifer N. Baldwin, Joshua Burns and Cylie Williams
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:70
  4. Variable eligibility criteria across studies on plantar heel pain may result in compromising the generalisability of meta-analyses when heterogeneity is not accounted for. We aimed to explore: (i) heterogeneit...

    Authors: Henrik Riel, Melanie Louise Plinsinga, Eamonn Delahunt, Martin Bach Jensen, Karl B. Landorf, Marienke van Middelkoop, Edward Roddy, Michael Skovdal Rathleff, Bill Vicenzino and Jens Lykkegaard Olesen
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:69
  5. Different multi-segment foot models have been used to explore the effect of foot orthoses. Previous studies have compared the kinematic output of different multi-segment foot models, however, no study has expl...

    Authors: Tomas Klein, Graham J. Chapman, Ondrej Lastovicka, Miroslav Janura and Jim Richards
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:68
  6. The intra-rater repeatability and inter-rater agreement of orthopaedics measurements are important for estimating injury risk and appropriate treatment. In clinical practice, it is often unavoidable to trust t...

    Authors: Krzysztof Pietrzak, Izabela Miechowicz, Krzysztof Nowocień, Bartosz Kraszewski and Piotr Rzymski
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:67
  7. Achilles tendinopathy (AT) may affect ground reaction force (GRF) and muscle synergy (MS) during walking due to pain, biological integrity changes in the tendon and neuroplastic adaptations. The objective of t...

    Authors: Mathieu Lalumiere, Daniel Bourbonnais, Michel Goyette, Sarah Perrino, François Desmeules and Dany H. Gagnon
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:66
  8. To clarify the injury mechanism of the avulsion fracture of the fifth metatarsal combining 3-dimensional (3D) fracture mapping with anatomical measurements.

    Authors: Wenbao He, Haichao Zhou, Yingqi Zhang, Tao Yu, Jiang Xia, Youguang Zhao, Yunfeng Yang and Bing Li
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:65
  9. Trans-phalangeal and trans-metatarsal amputation, collectively termed ‘minor amputations’ are important procedures for managing infections of diabetes-related foot ulcers (DFU). Following minor amputation, int...

    Authors: Kimberly Voon, Uyen G. Vo, Robert Hand, Jonathan Hiew, Jens Carsten Ritter, Emma J. Hamilton and Laurens Manning
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:64
  10. The concept of person-centred care is embedded within healthcare policy, focusing on long-term conditions and multimorbidity. The evidence that person-centred care is being operationalised effectively across a...

    Authors: Sally Abey, Krithika Anil, Philip Hendy and Sara Demain
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:63
  11. Podiatrists are key professionals in promoting adequate foot self-care for people with diabetes at high-risk of developing foot ulcers. However, merely informing patients about the advantages of foot self-care...

    Authors: M. Jongebloed-Westra, C. Bode, B. E. Bente, J. M. de Jonge, P. M. ten Klooster, H. Koffijberg, S. H. Exterkate, J. J. van Netten and J. E. W. C. van Gemert-Pijnen
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:62
  12. The purpose of this parametric design of experiments was to identify and summarize how the influence of knit structure (single jersey vs. terry), fiber composition (polyester vs. cotton), fiber linear density ...

    Authors: Ian J. DeBois, Esha Agarwal, Ashish Kapoor and Kavita Mathur
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:61
  13. The heel fat pad is an important structure of the foot as it functions as a cushion to absorb shock and distribute plantar force during ambulation. Clinical practice guidelines or decision support platforms em...

    Authors: Alison H. Chang, Steven Zartov Rasmussen, Asger Emil Jensen, Thomas Sørensen and Michael Skovdal Rathleff
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:60
  14. Past research into the Aotearoa New Zealand (NZ) podiatry workforce has indicated a shortage of podiatrists, particularly in rural NZ. However, there has been no research investigating the characteristics of t...

    Authors: Erin Beeler, Angela Brenton-Rule and Matthew Carroll
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:58
  15. Foot disorders may limit independence and reduce quality of life for older adults. Obesity is a risk factor for foot conditions; both mechanical load and metabolic effects may contribute to these conditions. T...

    Authors: Anna C. Siefkas, Alyssa B. Dufour, Yvonne M. Golightly, Hylton B. Menz, Howard J. Hillstrom and Marian T. Hannan
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:57
  16. The mechanisms for the observed disparities in diabetes-related amputation are poorly understood and could be related to access for diabetic foot ulceration (DFU) care. This qualitative study aimed to understa...

    Authors: Tze-Woei Tan, Rebecca M. Crocker, Kelly N. B. Palmer, Chris Gomez, David G. Armstrong and David G. Marrero
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:56
  17. Ongoing colonisation produces inequity in healthcare delivery and inequality in healthcare outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples. As a consequence, within the domain of lower limb health, ...

    Authors: Sean Sadler, James Gerrard, Matthew West, Sean Lanting, James Charles, Angela Searle and Vivienne Chuter
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:55
  18. Tibialis anterior (TA) muscle is the largest dorsiflexor of the ankle joint and plays an important role during gait movement. However, descriptions of the TA attachment site are inconsistent even among major a...

    Authors: Kentaro Kimata, Shun Otsuka, Hiroki Yokota, Xiyao Shan, Naoyuki Hatayama and Munekazu Naito
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:54
  19. There are no current Australian guidelines on the prevention of diabetes-related foot ulceration (DFU). A national expert panel aimed to systematically identify and adapt suitable international guidelines to t...

    Authors: Michelle R. Kaminski, Jonathan Golledge, Joel W. J. Lasschuit, Karl-Heinz Schott, James Charles, Jane Cheney and Anita Raspovic
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:53
  20. There are limited evidence-based treatment options for adolescents with patellofemoral pain (PFP). Flat, flexible footwear have been shown to reduce patellofemoral joint loading and pain in adults with PFP. Th...

    Authors: Natalie Mazzella, Aaron Fox, Natalie Saunders, Danielle Trowell, Bill Vicenzino and Jason Bonacci
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:52
  21. Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is implicated in up to 50% of diabetes-related foot ulcers (DFU) and significantly contributes to morbidity and mortality in this population. An evidence-based guideline that is...

    Authors: Vivienne Chuter, Frank Quigley, Patrik Tosenovsky, Jens Carsten Ritter, James Charles, Jane Cheney and Robert Fitridge
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:51
  22. Diabetes related foot ulcers can have physical, social, emotional, and financial impacts on the daily life and wellbeing of many people living with diabetes. Effective treatment of diabetes related foot ulcers...

    Authors: Emilee Kim Ming Ong, Caroline Fryer, Kristin Graham and Ryan Scott Causby
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:50
  23. The COVID-19 pandemic has directly affected the delivery of health care services in Canada, including foot care. The goal of this descriptive study was to understand the impact of the early COVID-19 pandemic (...

    Authors: Suzanne H. Lu, Ann-Marie McLaren and Ellie Pinsker
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:49
  24. Osteomyelitis of the foot is a major complication of diabetes that can be limb and life threatening. Systemic antibiotic pharmacotherapy is often used first line to eradicate infection and allow restoration of...

    Authors: Akram Uddin, David Russell, Fran Game, Derek Santos and Heidi J. Siddle
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:48
  25. Diabetes-related foot infections cause substantial morbidity and mortality, both globally and in Australia. There is a need for up-to-date evidence-based guidelines to ensure optimal management of patients wit...

    Authors: Robert J. Commons, James Charles, Jane Cheney, Sarah A. Lynar, Matthew Malone and Edward Raby
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:47
  26. Foot and ankle joint kinematics are measured during clinical gait analyses with marker-based multi-segment foot models. To improve on existing models, measurement errors due to soft tissue artifacts (STAs) and...

    Authors: Wouter Schallig, Josien C. van den Noort, Marjolein Piening, Geert J. Streekstra, Mario Maas, Marjolein M. van der Krogt and Jaap Harlaar
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:46
  27. Hallux valgus is a common and disabling condition. This randomised pilot and feasibility trial aims to determine the feasibility of conducting a fully-powered parallel group randomised trial to evaluate the ef...

    Authors: Hylton B. Menz, Polly Q. Lim, Sheree E. Hurn, Karen J. Mickle, Andrew K. Buldt, Matthew P. Cotchett, Edward Roddy, Anita E. Wluka, Bircan Erbas and Shannon E. Munteanu
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:45
  28. Corrective surgery for hallux abducto valgus is one of the most performed elective procedures in foot and ankle practice. Numerous methods of surgical correction have been reported within the literature, with ...

    Authors: Sharon Clee, George Flanagan, Julian Pavier and Ian Reilly
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:44
  29. Lower limb asymmetry among athlete with unilateral chronic ankle instability (CAI) during bilateral landing can be a potential source of ankle sprain reinjury. The aim of study was to investigate the effect of...

    Authors: Ali Yalfani and Zahra Raeisi
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:43
  30. It is unclear whether the toe grip force (TGF) of the dominant foot (DF) and the lower limb function asymmetry (LLFA) in older adults are associated with fall risk. Therefore, this study aimed to investigate t...

    Authors: Satoshi Matsuno, Atsushi Yoshimura, Takuya Yoshiike, Sachiyo Morita, Yusuke Fujii, Motoyasu Honma, Yuji Ozeki and Kenichi Kuriyama
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:42
  31. Podiatry is an allied health profession which has seen a substantial decline in numbers in recent years. Every effort is required to recruit more students to reverse this diminishing supply and meet national f...

    Authors: Lucy Wallis, James Faulkner, Rachel Locke, Beverley Harden and Emma E. Cowley
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:41
  32. Diabetes-related foot ulceration (DFU) has a substantial burden on both individuals and healthcare systems both globally and in Australia. There is a pressing need for updated guidelines on wound healing inter...

    Authors: Pamela Chen, Keryln Carville, Terry Swanson, Peter A. Lazzarini, James Charles, Jane Cheney and Jenny Prentice
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:40
  33. Temporal and global changes in research utilising imaging to assess foot osteoarthritis is currently unknown. This study aimed to undertake a bibliometric analysis of published research to: (1) identify the im...

    Authors: Prue Molyneux, Sarah Stewart, Catherine Bowen, Richard Ellis, Keith Rome and Matthew Carroll
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:39
  34. Ankle-Foot Orthoses (AFO) can be prescribed to allow drop-foot patients to restore a quasi-normal gait pattern. Standard off-the-shelf AFOs are cost-effective solutions to treat most patients with foot and ank...

    Authors: Giulia Rogati, Paolo Caravaggi and Alberto Leardini
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:38
  35. Patellofemoral pain (PFP) affects one-quarter of adolescents, yet there are few evidence-informed recommendations to treat PFP in this population. HAPPi Kneecaps! is a randomised, controlled, participant- and ...

    Authors: Isobel C. O’Sullivan, Nathalia Cordeiro da Costa, Melinda M. Franettovich Smith, Bill Vicenzino, Kay M. Crossley, Steven J. Kamper, Marienke van Middelkoop, Hylton B. Menz, Kylie Tucker, Karina T. O’Leary and Natalie J. Collins
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:37
  36. Foot problems, including foot pain, structural deformities, skin and nail lesions, and footwear difficulties, are common in people with inflammatory rheumatic diseases. However, dedicated podiatry services are...

    Authors: Vy Nguyen, Angela Brenton-Rule, Nicola Dalbeth, Keith Rome and Sarah Stewart
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:36
  37. Ankle arthroplasty, commonly known as ankle replacement, is a surgical procedure for treating end-stage ankle osteoarthritis. Whilst evidence shows good clinical results after surgery, little is known of the l...

    Authors: Thomas A. Perry, Alan Silman, David Culliford, Lucy Gates, Nigel Arden and Catherine Bowen
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:33
  38. Patients with chronic foot/ankle pain are often referred for orthopaedic assessment. Psychological vulnerabilities influence pain states (including foot and ankle), therefore this study aimed to establish the ...

    Authors: Matthew Holt, Caitlin L. Swalwell, Gayle H. Silveira, Vivienne Tippett, Tom P. Walsh and Simon R. Platt
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:32
  39. Pressure offloading treatment is critical for healing diabetes-related foot ulcers (DFU). Yet the 2011 Australian DFU guidelines regarding offloading treatment are outdated. A national expert panel aimed to de...

    Authors: Malindu E. Fernando, Mark Horsley, Sara Jones, Brian Martin, Vanessa L. Nube, James Charles, Jane Cheney and Peter A. Lazzarini
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:31
  40. Diabetes-related foot disease (DFD) is a leading cause of the Australian disease burden. The 2011 Australian DFD guidelines were outdated. We aimed to develop methodology for systematically adapting suitable i...

    Authors: Peter A. Lazzarini, Anita Raspovic, Jenny Prentice, Robert J. Commons, Robert A. Fitridge, James Charles, Jane Cheney, Nytasha Purcell and Stephen M. Twigg
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:28
  41. There is limited evidence in the literature to describe an analgesic protocol that takes into consideration the extent of foot and ankle surgery. The aim of this study was to develop a guide for acute postoper...

    Authors: Ping Ping Joanne Ang, Burke Hugo and Renee Silvester
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:27
  42. While the roles of injury prevention and performance enhancement have increasingly been investigated for badminton footwear, there is a lack of research on gender-specific badminton footwear. The purpose of th...

    Authors: Siqin Shen, Wing-Kai Lam, Jin Teng, Sheng-Wei Jia, Julien S. Baker, Ukadike C. Ugbolue, Gusztáv Fekete and Yaodong Gu
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:26
  43. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples have high rates of diabetes-related foot disease including foot ulcer and amputation. There has been limited evaluation of foot care services for Aboriginal and To...

    Authors: Matthew West, Sean Sadler, James Charles, Fiona Hawke, Sean Lanting, Shannon E. Munteanu and Vivienne Chuter
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:25
  44. Doppler is the most commonly utilised vascular assessment tool by podiatrists in Australia and the United Kingdom. Doppler is a key component of many international guidelines for vascular assessment. Used alon...

    Authors: Peta Tehan, Jill Sommerset, Richard Rounsley and Martin Fox
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:24
  45. The size of the plantar intrinsic and extrinsic foot muscles has been shown to be associated with toe flexor strength (TFS). Previous studies adopted the size of limited plantar intrinsic foot muscles or a com...

    Authors: Yuki Kusagawa, Toshiyuki Kurihara, Sumiaki Maeo, Takashi Sugiyama, Hiroaki Kanehisa and Tadao Isaka
    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2022 15:22