New research could lead to improved treatments for tendon injuries such as Achilles tendinitis.
Foot & ankle
New research shows that three weeks in a cast or ankle support may be just as good as six weeks for healing ankle fractures.
A new technique for treating a common ankle condition could cut recovery time in half compared with the standard surgical treatment, according to a study published in the journal Orthopedics.
Patients with advanced ankle arthritis can expect enhanced quality of life within six months of ankle replacement surgery, according to a new study.
A new wearable device could one day help to show when patients recovering from a tendon injury are ready for action.
What is the best treatment for adult-acquired flatfoot deformity (AAFD)?
A new form of casting offers an alternative to surgery in older people who have unstable ankle fractures, researchers say.
A new study shows a high success rate for surgery to correct Charcot foot, a type of bone deformity that can affect the feet of people with diabetes.
A study by Oxford Trauma, a research group at the University of Oxford, has compared two methods for repairing a fracture of the distal tibia, revealing which results in better outcomes.
A new study has found a significant association between foot pain and knee or hip pain, suggesting that people with foot pain should also be assessed for hip and knee pain.