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Structure of achilles tendon

Known as: Tendo calcaneus, Tendon, Achilles, Tendons, Calcaneal 
The tendon that connects the heel bone to the calf muscles at the back of the lower leg.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Ultrasound elastography (USE) is a recent technology that has experienced major developments in the past two decades. The… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Purpose of ReviewThis review evaluates current clinical literature on the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP), including leukocyte… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) has an ongoing effort to create evidence-based… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
OBJECTIVES Determine the association between hip abduction strength and lower extremity running related injury in distance… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background There is a need for a patient-relevant instrument to evaluate outcome after treatment in patients with a total… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
SUMMARY Compliant tendons act as energy stores, which benefit the energetics and power output of a muscle–tendon unit. However… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Objective: To prospectively investigate tendon thickness and tendon structure by ultrasonography in patients treated with… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Achilles tendon disorders are among the more common maladies seen by sports medicine physicians. Understanding the anatomy and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We prospectively studied the effect of heavy-load eccentric calf muscle training in 15 recreational athletes (12 men and 3 women… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
During the last glacial period, Earth's climate underwent frequent large and abrupt global changes. This behavior appears to… Expand