Early, active rehabilitation following mini-open repair of Achilles tendon rupture: a prospective study.

@article{Calder2005EarlyAR,
  title={Early, active rehabilitation following mini-open repair of Achilles tendon rupture: a prospective study.},
  author={James D. F. Calder and Terence S Saxby},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={39 11},
  pages={857-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the use of a supervised active rehabilitation program following repair of acute Achilles tendon ruptures using a minimally invasive suture system. METHODS We performed a prospective study on 46 patients undergoing surgical repair of acute Achilles tendon ruptures using the Achillon suture system. All patients began a supervised active… CONTINUE READING