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  • The Lisfranc Injury: Fixing the Feeble Foot

    Firefighter Jerry Salmeron’s foot trauma is technically known as a Lisfranc fracture. It is a complex and often misdiagnosed foot injury requiring immediate diagnosis and treatment if normal foot function is to be preserved. About one in 55,000... read more...
  • Pinpointing the Pain: Achilles Tendonitis and Ruptures

    While the modern reference to an Achilles’ heel suggests a weakness of character leading to one’s downfall, the mythological tale of Achilles reverberates with anyone who has suffered an injury of the Achilles tendon. In the fabled story, the infant... read more...