Emergency department evaluation and treatment of ankle and foot injuries

Ian S. Wedmore, John Charette

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Ankle and foot injuries are among the most common sports injuries and extremity complaints presenting to the emergency department. Although generally benign, some of these injuries have prolonged morbidity. This article reviews the anatomy of the foot and ankle and examines the approach and therapy for common types of injuries.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)85-113
Number of pages29
JournalEmergency Medicine Clinics of North America
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Emergency Medicine


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