Resources

  • References


    Achilles tendon rupture. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Ortho Info website. Available at:
    http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=AV0003. Updated May 2012. Accessed February 28, 2014.


    Achilles tendon rupture. American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Foot Health Facts website. Available at:
    http://www.foothealthfacts.org/Content.aspx?id=1363&terms=achilles%20tendon%20rupture. Accessed February 28, 2014.


    Achilles tendon rupture. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated March 18, 2013. Accessed February 28, 2014.


    Maffulli, N. Current concepts review—rupture of the Achilles tendon.
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    1999;81:1019-1036.


    van der Linden P, Sturkenboom C, Herings R, et al. Increased risk of Achilles tendon rupture with quinolone antibacterial use, especially in elderly patients taking oral corticosteroids.
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    2003;163:1801-1807.

  • Resources

    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

    http://orthoinfo.org

    American Podiatric Medical Association

    http://www.apma.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation

    http://www.canorth.org

    Canadian Physiotherapy Association

    http://www.physiotherapy.ca