Excursion and Strain of the Superficial Peroneal Nerve During Inversion Ankle Sprain
- Peroneal Nerve Injury with Foot Drop Complicating Ankle Sprain. Brief, James M.; Brief, Rochelle; Ergas, Enrique; Brief, L. Paul; Brief, Andrew A. // Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases;2009, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p374
Foot drop has many etiologies. One rarely mentioned and often neglected reason for foot drop is an acute inversion sprain of the ankle. Over the past 14 years, a collection of 32 cases of foot drop have been compiled in our orthopaedic and physiatric practices. All cases had appropriate...
- Persistent ankle pain following a sprain: a review of imaging. Mansour, Ramy; Jibri, Zaid; Kamath, Sridhar; Mukherjee, Kausik; Ostlere, Simon // Emergency Radiology;May2011, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p211
The initial diagnosis of an 'ankle sprain' is not always correct. Prolonged pain, swelling and disability sufficient to limit the activity and refractory to treatment following an ankle injury are not typical of an ankle sprain and should alert the clinician of the possibility of an alternative...
- Predictive Factors for Lateral Ankle Sprains: A Literature Review. Beynnon, Bruce D.; Murphy, Darlene F.; Alosa, Denise M. // Journal of Athletic Training (National Athletic Trainers' Associ;Oct-Dec2002, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p376
Reviews the prospective studies of ankle-ligament-injury risk factors. Intrinsic risk factors for sprains of the lateral ankle ligaments; Influence of previous sprain on the risk for a future sprain; Effect of ankle bracing on reduction in ankle sprains.
- journal scan. Tindale, Rabina // Emergency Nurse;Dec2003/Jan2004, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p9
Reviews two articles of interest to emergency nurses. "A Survey of Current Consultant Practice of Treatment of Severe Ankle Sprains in Emergency Departments in the United Kingdom," by M. Cooke and colleagues, published in an issue of the "Emergency Medicine Journal"; "An Uncommon Peripheral...
- Osteoligamentous injuries of the medial ankle joint. Lötscher, P.; Lang, T.; Zwicky, L.; Hintermann, B.; Knupp, M. // European Journal of Trauma & Emergency Surgery;Dec2015, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p615
Injuries of the ankle joint have a high incidence in daily life and sports, thus, playing an important socioeconomic role. Therefore, proper diagnosis and adequate treatment are mandatory. While most of the ligament injuries around the ankle joint are treated conservatively, great controversy...
- Return to Run: Lateral Ankle Sprain with Sural Nerve Involvement - A Case Study. Jayamoorthy, Jacob Praveen // Indian Journal of Physiotherapy & Occupational Therapy;Oct-Dec2014, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p156
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- The Twist. Wang, Robert // Black Belt;Jun2011, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p38
The article offers information on ankle injury in martial arts. It explains how the ankle maintain its stability using a body structure and surrounding ligaments. It discusses how lateral ankle sprains are treated. It cites the importance of taping and bracing to prevent ankle injuries. It...
- A common ankle injury with a not-so-common twist. EHRHARD, JOSEPH M. // JAAPA: Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (;Jul2009, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p59
The article provides information on maisonneuve fracture (MF), its diagnosis and treatment, with additional focus on common ankle injuries like inversion sprain with injury to the anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL). It is stated that a health care provider, who focuses on the evaluation and...
- Assessment of the Injured Ankle in the Athlete. Lynch, Scott A. // Journal of Athletic Training (National Athletic Trainers' Associ;Oct-Dec2002, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p406
Presents strategies for assessing and evaluating ankle injuries in athletes. Details of lateral ankle-ligament sprains and instability; Radiographic analysis of ankle injuries; Evaluation of deltoid ligament tears; Systems used in grading lateral ankle-ligament sprains.