The FAOJ (ISSN 1941-6806) is the first open access, peer-reviewed international journal of foot and ankle medicine and surgery.   It is the official publication of the International Foot & Ankle Foundation. Established in 2008, the journal is the ideal platform for practitioners, residents and students to publish case related material quickly and easily for distribution through the world wide web absolutely free of charge.  Its purpose is to provide a quality journal to further promote education and research in foot and ankle medicine and surgery.

Editor-in-Chief: Dock Dockery, DPM, FACFAS
Editor: Craig Clifford, DPM, MHA, FACFAS, FACFAOM
Technical Editor: Larissa Paulovich Rolim, DPM, MS, AACFAS
Associate Editor: Sarah A. Curran, PHD, BSc (Hons)

Current Issue 12 (3), 2019

Comparing the etiologies, signs and drug treatments of gout: Literature review
by Ebony Love DPM, Lesly Robinson DPM, Tracey Vlahovic DPM, Ziad Labbad DPM, Gilbert K Huang BS

The role of tinea pedis and onychomycosis prevention in diabetic education: A literature review
by Ebony Love DPM, Tracey Vlahovic DPM, Lauren Christie DPM

Peroneal tendinopathy in resolved Charcot foot – management with foot orthoses: A case report
by Joshua Young BSc.(Hons), MBAPO Orthotist

Chronic ulceration following surgical excision of a Morton’s neuroma due to an underlying arteriovenous malformation of the foot
by H Emmerson MBBS, T Howard BMBS, M Wilkinson FRCS (Ortho), RS Ahluwalia FRCS (Tr & Orth)

A new approach to quantifying the sustainability effects of healthcare: Applied to the diabetic foot
by Stefan Hellstrand and Ulla Hellstrand Tang

Case study: Schwannoma of the tibial nerve in a patient with a history of neurofibromas
by Zachary T. Ritter, DPM, MS, FACFAS, Amy Kruger, DPM

Total ankle arthroplasty with custom prosthetic fibular implantation
by Zachary Ritter, DPM, MS, FACFAS, Melody Stouder DPM, AACFAS, Christine Nolan, DPM, AACFAS

Pressure distribution under Wound VAC® therapy vs tie-over bolster dressing
by Justin D. Guiliana DPM, Yvonne Cha DPM, Brent H. Bernstein DPM

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