Contracture of tendo achilles

Known as: Tight achilles tendon, Achilles tendon contractures, achilles contracture tendon 
A contracture of the Achilles tendon. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Few randomized controlled trials compare different methods of management in chronic tendinopathy of the main body of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Compliant tendons act as energy stores, which benefit the energetics and power output of a muscle-tendon unit. However the… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The Achilles tendon is the strongest tendon in the human body. Because most Achilles tendon injuries take place in sports and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Blood platelets release a cocktail of growth factors when activated, some of which are thought to initiate and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Injuries involving the Achilles tendon and manifested as chronic tendon pain are common, especially among recreational athletes… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Achilles tendinopathy is prevalent and potentially incapacitating in athletes involved in running sports. It is a degenerative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND There is no disease specific, reliable, and valid clinical measure of Achilles tendinopathy. OBJECTIVE To develop… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Fibromodulin is a member of a family of connective tissue glycoproteins/proteoglycans containing leucine-rich repeat motifs… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
This investigation tested the hypothesis that delivering mesenchymal stem cell-seeded implants to a tendon gap model results in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We determined the incidence of a total Achilles tendon rupture in the city of Oulu and changes over the 16-year period 1979-1994… (More)
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