JAOA Review Finds Misdiagnosis of Common Foot and Ankle Injuries May Result in Arthritis, Chronic Pain and Disability
A clinical review in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association (JAOA) highlights the importance of additional imaging and second opinions for accurate diagnosis and treatment of common foot and ankle injuries. The study finds misdiagnosis often results in poor long-term patient care, including arthritis and disability.
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