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Table 7 Results summary

From: Effectiveness of dry needling and high-volume image-guided injection in the management of chronic mid-portion Achilles tendinopathy in adult population: a literature review

  VAS score VISA-A score USG findings
Chan et al. Two weeks At 30 weeks ×
Pre: 76 mm Pre: 44.8
Post: 25 mm Post: 76.2
At 30 weeks
Pre: 76 mm
Post: 28 mm
Humphrey et al. × Pre: 46.3 Thickness
Post: 84.1 Baseline: 8.7 mm
3 weeks: 7.6 mm
Maffulli et al. × Baseline: 41.7 Thickness
12 months: 74.6 Baseline: 9.1 mm
12 months: 7.3 mm
Wheeler et al. × Group A  
Pre: 30 ± 21  
Post: 64 ± 28  
Group B  
Pre: 31 ± 14  
Post: 37 ± 20