Ankle Arthroscopy (cont.)
Authors and Editors
Author: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com
Author: Sachin J Shah, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University Hospital.
Angelo Baccellieri, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Anthony Anker, MD, FAAEM, Attending Physician, Emergency Department, Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg, VA.
REFERENCES:Last Editorial Review: 12/15/2011
Canale, S.T. "Ankle arthroscopy." In: Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics. 9th ed. Mosby Year Book; 1998:1542-50.
Dee, R., E. Mango, and L. Hurst. "Ankle arthroscopy." In: Principles of Orthopaedic Practice. Vol 2. 1989:1387.
Harrington, P., K.V. Aiyaswami, and M.M. Stephens. "Diagnostic and therapeutic ankle arthroscopy." Ir J Med Sci. Apr-Jun 1996;165(2):121-4. [Medline].
McAllister, J.L., and D.B. Thordarson. "Complications of foot and ankle surgery." Clin Sports Med. Oct 1999;18(4):927-39, viii. [Medline].
Rolf, C., C. Saro, and B. Engstrom, et al. "Ankle arthroscopy under local and general anaesthesia for diagnostic evaluation and treatment." Scand J Med Sci Sports. Aug 1996;6(4):255-8. [Medline].
Must Read Articles Related to Ankle Arthroscopy
An broken ankle (ankle fracture) can be caused by rolling the ankle in or out, twisting the ankle, extreme flexing of the joint, or trauma. Symptoms of a broken...learn more >>
Ankle sprains are common sports injuries caused by extreme force, unnatural motion, or uneven ground. Sprained ankles often occur during exercise, but may also ...learn more >>