+ Resolve Article
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter

+ Translate
+ Subscribe to Site Feed
GeoScience Most Shared ContentMost Shared Content

A severe acute Achilles rupture and repair

, : A severe acute Achilles rupture and repair. Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery 34(3): 262-265

An unusual type IV rupture is described, whereby the Achilles tendon was ruptured in two places. This required several innovative techniques to repair this injury, which are described herein. The patient recovered uneventfully and returned to his exercise activities in 3 months.


PMID: 7550189

DOI: 10.1016/S1067-2516(09)80057-4

Other references

Movshon, J.A., 1980: Binocularity. Science 208(4440): 171-171

Oehme, J., 1984: Children's diseases and pediatrics. Klinische Padiatrie 196(6): 325-326

Puri C.P.; Patil R.K.; Kholkute S.D.; Elger W.A.G.; Swamy X.R., 1989: Progesterone antagonist lilopristone a potent abortifacient in the common marmoset. The effects of a progesterone antagonist ZK 98.734 (lilopristone) on implantation, early pregnancy, and midpregnancy were studied in the common marmoset, Callithrix jacchus jacchus. Treatment (5 mg/day intramuscularly for 3 consecutive days) on da...

Zutz, H.; Alikhani, B., 2015: Dose Measurements In The Stray Field Of A Ge Optima Ct660. Statistics show how important computed tomography (CT) dosimetry has become. In order to estimate the dose distribution in the CT scan room during an examination, measurements of the ambient dose equivalent H*(10) have been performed. The primary...

Shimamura, T.; Kubota, N.; Shibuya, K., 2012: Animal model of dermatophytosis. Dermatophytosis is superficial fungal infection caused by dermatophytes that invade the keratinized tissue of humans and animals. Lesions from dermatophytosis exhibit an inflammatory reaction induced to eliminate the invading fungi by using the ho...

Thorsen, S.W.; Lumsden, S.G., 1997: Trigeminal neuralgia: sudden and long-term remission with transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation. To discuss a case of trigeminal neuralgia that responded to an accidental high-intensity discharge of electrical current delivered by a transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator (TENS). A 36-yr-old man suffering from a 5-month history of worsenin...

Panshin, B.A., 1934: Sugar cane. A short general review is given of sugar cane and its cultivation, including a brief resume of the recent work in genetics and breeding. The possibilities of cultivating cane in the dry sub-tropics of the Soviet Union are discussed. The studies so...

Kirk, D.N.; Mudd, A., 1969: Stereochemistry of reduction of pregnan-20-ones with alkali metals. Journal of the Chemical Society. Perkin Transactions 1 6: 968-974, S.; Pauwels, H.; Vervaeke, I.; Demeyer, D.; D.B.e, S.; Eeckhout, W.; Casteels, M., 1995: Meat and carcass quality of heavy muscle Belgian slaughter pigs as influenced by halothane sensitivity and breed. In order to investigate the antagonism between meat quantity and quality, halothane-positive (HP) and -negative (HN) Belgian Landrace pigs (B) and Pietrain times Belgian Landrace crosses (PB) were compared for several carcass and meat quality trai...

Gillin, R.W.; Ginn, C.E.; Strider, M.A.; Kreuch, T.; Golden, C.J., 1983: The Luria-Nebraska Neuropsychological Battery and the Peabody Individual Achievement Test: a correlational analysis. A group of 100 neurological, psychiatric, and normal subjects were administered both the Luria-Nebraska Neuropsychological Battery and the Peabody Individual Achievement Test. Correlations between LNNB subtests that tap skills necessary for academ...