Rehabilitation regimen after surgical treatment of acute Achilles tendon ruptures: a systematic review with meta-analysis.

@article{Huang2015RehabilitationRA,
  title={Rehabilitation regimen after surgical treatment of acute Achilles tendon ruptures: a systematic review with meta-analysis.},
  author={Jiazhang Huang and Chen Wang and Xin Ma and Xu Wang and Chao Zhang and Li Chen},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={1008-16}
}
BACKGROUND The choice of rehabilitation management after the surgical repair of acute Achilles tendon (AT) ruptures remains controversial because of insufficient clinical evidence. The current study analyzes the postoperative rehabilitation of AT ruptures based on the current clinical evidence. PURPOSE To identify and analyze the high-level clinical evidence regarding postoperative rehabilitation after the surgical repair of AT ruptures. Subgroup analyses were also performed to obtain more… CONTINUE READING