Foot and Ankle

Journals & News


May 2018
Design Rationale for Total Ankle Arthroplasty Systems: An Update

Christopher E. Gross, MD; Ariel A. Palanca, MD; James K. DeOrio, MD

April 2018
Surgical Procedures for Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability
Youichi Yasui, MD; Yoshiharu Shimozono, MD; John G. Kennedy, MD, MCh, MMSc, FFSEM, FRCS (Orth) 


May 2018
Study Examines Readmission Risk Factors, Cost Drivers in Ankle Fractures

AAOS Foot and Ankle Practice Prep Plan

Ideal for Practice-Profiled MOC Prep!

Stay on top of your specialty with this 9-module online program featuring videos, self-assessment questions, quizzes, and recommended readings - all selected for you by leaders in foot and ankle surgery from the vast collection of AAOS resources.

Video Gallery

Diagnosis and Management of Disorders of the Peroneal, Flexor Hallucis Longus, and Tibialis Anterior Tendons

Steven L. Haddad, MD and
Anish Kadakia, MD

Orthopaedic Knowledge Online Journal, March 2013

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2018 Foot and Ankle Self- Assessment Examination

Anthony D. Watson, MD

Gain insight into the depth and breadth of your current foot and ankle knowledge. Up to 10 CME credits; 100 multiple-choice questions.


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Evidence-based Medicine

AAOS provides easy access to up-to-date treatment guidelines and appropriate use criteria.

Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Achilles Tendon Rupture 

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at  OrthoGuidelines  Access guidelines anywhere, anytime using our  free mobile app

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Advanced Reconstruction Foot and Ankle 2

Ian J. Alexander, MD, Eric M. Bluman, MD, PhD, and Justin K. Greisberg, MD


Confer with leading surgeons on the most effective way to solve complex surgical problems. 

Thank you for joining us at the 2018 Annual Meeting
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For Your Patients

OrthoInfo  - the Academy's patient education website -- is one of the few peer reviewed orthopaedic resources for patients on the internet.

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Volunteer Opportunities

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