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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.

Coauthor(s): 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.

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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].

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Last Editorial Review: 12/15/2011

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