Maffulli N, et al: Changing incidence of Achilles tendon rupture
in Scotland a 15-year study.
Because of the inherent intricacy of Achilles tendon rupture
surgery, a patient should never settle for less than the best medical care provided at BHP.
Too much hillwork, too much speedwork, inadequate stretching and inadequate recovery can set the stage for Achilles tendon rupture
Fixing an Achilles tendon rupture
is uncomplicated with the talented podiatrists working with the BHP medical network.
Surgery may not be necessary for Achilles tendon ruptures
To avoid a serious injury, such as a severe ankle sprain or an Achilles tendon rupture
, rest for awhile if you start hurting.
One of the lectures, entitled "Clinical Case Presentation on Achilles Tendon Rupture
with Subsequent Osteopathic Treatment and Use of Proteolytic Enzyme Therapy," will be presented by Shannon Scott, a third-year student at Midwestern University.
Sanchez and colleagues reported a case control study on the use of PRP (PRGF System II, BTI, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain) to augment surgical repair of complete Achilles tendon ruptures
, comparing six athletes to a matched control group.