Tag: achilles

1. High volume fluid injections are not effective for treatment of chronic Achilles tendinopathy, including for pain and activity levels, in the intermediate-term. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Achilles tendinopathy, most commonly occurring in the midportion, is a frequently seen overuse injury for which initial management involves exercise combined with load...
Jan 24th - Surgical debridement with flexor hallicus longus (FHL) tendon transfer improved achilles tendon function and reduced pain in older, overweight patients. Image: PD 1)    Surgical debridement with FHL tendon transfer improved Achilles tendon function and reduced pain in older, overweight patients. 2)    The majority of patients did not experience any...