Lawrence A Lavery, DPM, MPH discusses ankle equinus and its relationship with high plantar pressure in patients with diabetes mellitus. Dr Lavery also reviews the criteria to select patients for preventative surgery as well as describing the current literature regarding the use of tendoachilles lengthening in patients with plantar ulcerations.
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Lawrence Lavery has disclosed that he is a consultant, advisor for Apilon Medical, Harbor Med Tech, Boehringer Ingelheim and Medline Industries.