October/November 2018

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Cover Story

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Guest Editorial

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THANK YOU…and Onward to 2019!

Lower Extremity Review extends heartfelt thanks to our readers, advertisers, countless medical experts, and—listed below—our many authors and the members of the LER Editorial Advisory Board. Without the support of all of you, LER would not be possible. Thank you for your encouragement, involvement, and loyalty during 2018—a year of transition for the publication, for sure.

We look forward to 2019: to hearing your ideas and to delivering clinical reviews, news, and opinion to keep you informed of best practices and help you improve outcomes. We encourage you to let us know what we’re doing right (and to tell us when you disagree or when we just plain get it wrong). Our mission is always to help you help your patients.

Here’s to a happy, healthy 2019!

Rich Dubin, Publisher + Janice T. Radak, Editor


  • Marianne Adams, MA, MFA
  • Thomas Gus Almonroeder, PT, DPT, PhD
  • Andrea Baellow, MS
  • Hank Black
  • Lori A. Bolgla, PT, PhD, MAcc, ATC
  • Michelle C. Boling, PhD, LAT, ATC
  • Benn Jason Scott Boshell, MSc, BSc (Hons)
  • Barbara Boughton
  • Uli Brüderlin
  • Andrew K. Buldt, BPod(Hons), PhD
  • Kathleen Cameron, MPH
  • Nicholas A. Campitelli, DPM, FACFAS
  • Nachiappan Chockalingam, PhD
  • Ralf Colin
  • D. Chris Cothern PT, CES, PES
  • Tyler Coye, BA
  • Sally Crawford, MS
  • Patrick A. DeHeer, DPM, FACFAS, FASPS, FFPM RCPS (Glasg)
  • Paul DeVita, PhD
  • Matthew Dilnot, DPM
  • Jill R. Dorson
  • Ian Engelman, MS, CPO
  • Vicki Foerster, MD, MSc
  • Kathrin Freyler
  • Neal R. Glaviano, PhD, AT, ATC
  • Albert Gollhofer
  • Cary Groner
  • Terry P. Haines
  • Laura Hochnadel
  • Jonathan L. Hook, DPM, MHA
  • Ken Johnson, PT
  • Anne Krause
  • Jonathan Labovitz, DPM, FACFAS, CHCQM
  • Keith Loria
  • Curt Martini, DPM
  • James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed, FAPWHc
  • Hylton B. Menz, BPod(Hons), PhD, DSc
  • Tom Michaud, DC
  • Karen Mickle, BSc (Hons), PhD
  • Joseph M. Mozena
  • Harry L. Penny, DPM, DABPM, FAPWHc
  • Elizabeth W. Peterson, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
  • Donald C. Pompan, MD
  • Ramona Ritzmann
  • J. Kim Ross, DC, PhD
  • Gary M. Rothenberg, DPM, CDE, CWS
  • Susan Saliba, PhD, MPT, Med
  • Susan Sanford, PT, LAc, C.SMA
  • Jay Segel, DPM
  • Richard Schilling, DPM, FACFAS
  • Jarrod Shapiro, DPM, FACFAS, FACFAOM
  • William Smith, MSPT, CPed
  • Scott A. Spencer, DPM
  • Emily Splichal, DPM
  • Phil Stevens, MEd, CPO, FAAOP
  • Thomas Stocker
  • Rene Stolwyk
  • Audris Tien, DPM
  • Sarah Marie Tighe, SPT
  • Harald Töpfer
  • Robert A. Weil, DPM
  • Nicole Wetsman
  • Bruce Williams, DPM, DABPS
  • Cylie M. Williams
  • Joseph G. Wilson, DPM
  • T. Craig Wirt, DPM, PhD
  • Mariana Wingood, DPT, PT, GCS, CEEAA
  • Lori Yarrow, DC, BPE
  • Julia Yuncken

Editorial Advisory Board

  • Craig R. Bottoni, MD
  • Jonathan L. Chang, MD
  • Sarah Curran, PhD, FCPodMed
  • Stefania Fatone, PhD, BPO
  • Timothy E. Hewett, PhD
  • Robert S. Lin, CPO
  • Jeffrey A. Ross, DPM, MD
  • Erin D. Ward, DPM
  • Bruce E. Williams, PDM

Feature Articles

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From the Literature

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New Products

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Industry Snapshot

Noteworthy products, association news, and market updates

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