Minimally Invasive Surgery for Achilles Tendon Disorders in Clinical Practice

  • Nicola Maffuli
  • Mark Easley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Mahmut Nedim Doral, Murat Bozkurt, Egemen Turhan, Ozgür Ahmet Atay
    Pages 1-14
  3. Nicola Maffulli, Francesco Oliva, Mario Ronga
    Pages 15-23
  4. Nicola Maffulli, Umile Giuseppe Longo, Filippo Spiezia, Vincenzo Denaro
    Pages 25-33
  5. Nicola Maffulli, Filippo Spiezia, Umile Giuseppe Longo, Vincenzo Denaro
    Pages 35-44
  6. J. S. Young, M. K. Sayana, V. Testa, F. Spiezia, U. G. Longo, Nicola Maffulli
    Pages 55-67
  7. Nicola Maffulli, Umile Giuseppe Longo, Chandrusekar Ramamurthy, Vincenzo Denaro
    Pages 69-75
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 77-80

About this book

Introduction

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Achilles Tendon Disorders in Clinical Practice is a collection of procedures presented by experts and pioneers in foot and ankle surgery who share an interest in developing less invasive methods of treating disorders of the foot and ankle. The rate of complications of traditional surgery is extremely high: in the management of tendinopathy, traditional techniques result in 10% of patients experiencing a complication related to skin healing. It is therefore not surprising that less invasive techniques have been advocated.

This book will serve as an excellent pocket reference when repairing disorders of the Achilles and aimed general orthopedic surgeons and specialist who require a useful easy reference for these procedures.

Keywords

Achilles Minimally Invasive Surgery Tendon

Editors and affiliations

  • Nicola Maffuli
    • 1
  • Mark Easley
    • 2
  1. 1.LondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Duke Health CenterDurhamUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-4498-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-4497-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-4498-4
  • About this book
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