Charcot foot or Charcot arthropy is a syndrome in patients who have loss of sensation in their lower extremity. This condition can be accompanied with fracture or dislocation in the joints along without trauma. People with diabetes, poliomyelitis and leprosy are more prone to this condition. Diagnosis stages various from patients to patients. The more common symptoms at early stages include redness, swelling and warmth. Surgical and non- surgical methods forms the common treatment methodologies. However the recovery stage varies from person to person. Scholarly journal is a peer-reviewed journal in which scholarship relating to a particular academic discipline is published. Scholarly journals serve as forums for the introduction and presentation for scrutiny of new research, and the critique of existing research. Content typically takes the form of articles presenting original research, review articles, and book reviews. The term Scholarly journal applies to scholarly publications in all fields; this article discusses the aspects common to all academic field journals.
Last date updated on September, 2014