Eccentric overload training in patients with chronic Achilles tendinopathy: a systematic review

@article{Kingma2007EccentricOT,
  title={Eccentric overload training in patients with chronic Achilles tendinopathy: a systematic review},
  author={J. J. Kingma and R. de Knikker and H. Wittink and T. Takken},
  journal={British Journal of Sports Medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={41},
  pages={e3 - e3}
}
  • J. J. Kingma, R. de Knikker, +1 author T. Takken
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • British Journal of Sports Medicine
  • Background: Eccentric overload training seems to be a promising conservative intervention in patients with chronic Achilles tendinopathy. The efficacy of eccentric overload training on the outcome measures of pain and physical functioning are not exactly clear. Study design: Systematic review of the literature. Methods: Electronic databases were searched for randomised clinical trials concerning eccentric overload training in patients with chronic Achilles tendinopathy. The Delphi list was used… CONTINUE READING
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