Study links nonoperative treatment of Achilles tendon ruptures with soleus muscle atrophy

Greater soleus muscle atrophy was seen among patients with Achilles tendon ruptures treated with nonoperative care and a functional rehabilitation protocol compared with patients who underwent surgical treatment with a similar rehabilitation protocol, according to recently published results. Researchers performed a randomized trial of 60 patients

Greater soleus muscle atrophy was seen among patients with Achilles tendon ruptures treated with nonoperative care and a functional rehabilitation protocol compared with patients who underwent surgical treatment with a similar rehabilitation protocol, according to recently published results. Researchers performed a randomized trial of 60 patients

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Study links nonoperative treatment of Achilles tendon ruptures with soleus muscle atrophy