2009

The Achilles Tendon

Treatment and Rehabilitation

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ISBN: 978-0-387-79205-7 (Print) 978-0-387-79206-4 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 2-16

    Anatomy of the Achilles Tendon

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    Pages 17-23

    Ultrasound Examination of the Achilles Tendon

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    Pages 25-32

    Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Achilles Tendon

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    Pages 35-40

    Ruptures of the Medial Gastrocnemius Muscle (“Tennis Leg”)

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    Pages 41-53

    Nonoperative Management of Acute Ruptures

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    Pages 55-65

    Acute Repairs of the Achilles Tendon by the Percutaneous Technique

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    Pages 67-18

    Mini-Open Repair of Acute Ruptures

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    Pages 83-92

    Formal Open Repair of the Achilles Tendon

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    Pages 93-105

    Rehabilitation After Acute Ruptures of the Achilles Tendon

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    Pages 108-118

    Treatment of the Chronic Elongated Achilles Tendon with Anatomic Reconstruction

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    Pages 119-129

    Treatment of Chronic Achilles Tendon Ruptures with Tendon Transfers

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    Pages 131-141

    Free Tissue Reconstruction

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    Pages 144-167

    Noninsertional Achilles Tendinopathy: An Overview

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    Pages 169-179

    Nonoperative Management of Achilles Tendinopathy

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    Pages 181-191

    Surgical Management of Achilles Tendinopathy by Percutaneous Longitudinal Tenotomies

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    Pages 193-207

    Open Debridement of Noninsertional Achilles Tendinopathy

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    Pages 209-214

    Overview of Insertional Achilles Tendinopathy

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    Pages 215-222

    Medial and Lateral Approaches to Insertional Achilles Disease

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    Pages 223-233

    Insertional Achilles Tendinopathy: The Central Approach

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    Pages 235-247

    Treatment of Chronic Achilles Tendon Ruptures with an Acellular Dermal Matrix Augmentation

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 249-255