Comparison of the open primary repair with augmentation and without augmentation in acute achilles tendon rupture


Ocguder D. A. , DOĞAN M. , Bektaser S. B. , Akgun E., Tolunay T., UĞURLU M.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.41, ss.639-646, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 41 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1003-699
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.639-646

Özet

Aim: To compare the clinical and the functional efficiency of 2 surgical methods that are used in open primary repair of acute Achilles tendon ruptures: one that utilizes the augmentation of the plantaris tendon and one that does not.