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Persistent functional loss following ruptured Achilles tendon is associated with reduced gastrocnemius muscle fascicle length, elongated gastrocnemius and soleus tendon, and reduced muscle cross-sectional area

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title = "Persistent functional loss following ruptured Achilles tendon is associated with reduced gastrocnemius muscle fascicle length, elongated gastrocnemius and soleus tendon, and reduced muscle cross-sectional area",
abstract = "Abstract We examined muscle function, muscle architecture, and tendon length bilaterally in persons who experience a functional deficit 2 years after an Achilles tendon rupture. Eleven persons were investigated on the injured compared with the uninjured side 47 ± 7 months (mean ± SD) after a tendon rupture. Heel-rise data, plantar flexion strength, tendon resting angle 3D MRI-determined tendon length and muscle cross-sectional area, ultrasound-determined fascicle length, and pennation angle were obtained. The heel-rise test yielded reduced max height (32{\%}), number of repetitions (54{\%}), and work performed (61{\%}), P ",
keywords = "exercise, musculoskeletal system, tendon injury",
author = "Svensson, {Ren{\'e} B.} and Christian Coupp{\'e} and Anne-Sofie Agergaard and {Ohrhammer Josefsen}, Christian and Jensen, {Mikkel Holm} and Barfod, {Kristoffer Weisskirchner} and Nybing, {Janus D.} and Philip Hansen and Michael Krogsgaard and Magnusson, {S. Peter}",
note = "doi: 10.1002/tsm2.103",
year = "2019",
month = "11",
day = "1",
doi = "10.1002/tsm2.103",
language = "Dansk",
volume = "2",
pages = "316--324",
journal = "Translational Sports Medicine",
issn = "2573-8488",
publisher = "John Wiley & Sons, Inc.",
number = "6",

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T1 - Persistent functional loss following ruptured Achilles tendon is associated with reduced gastrocnemius muscle fascicle length, elongated gastrocnemius and soleus tendon, and reduced muscle cross-sectional area

AU - Svensson, René B.

AU - Couppé, Christian

AU - Agergaard, Anne-Sofie

AU - Ohrhammer Josefsen, Christian

AU - Jensen, Mikkel Holm

AU - Barfod, Kristoffer Weisskirchner

AU - Nybing, Janus D.

AU - Hansen, Philip

AU - Krogsgaard, Michael

AU - Magnusson, S. Peter

N1 - doi: 10.1002/tsm2.103

PY - 2019/11/1

Y1 - 2019/11/1

N2 - Abstract We examined muscle function, muscle architecture, and tendon length bilaterally in persons who experience a functional deficit 2 years after an Achilles tendon rupture. Eleven persons were investigated on the injured compared with the uninjured side 47 ± 7 months (mean ± SD) after a tendon rupture. Heel-rise data, plantar flexion strength, tendon resting angle 3D MRI-determined tendon length and muscle cross-sectional area, ultrasound-determined fascicle length, and pennation angle were obtained. The heel-rise test yielded reduced max height (32%), number of repetitions (54%), and work performed (61%), P 

AB - Abstract We examined muscle function, muscle architecture, and tendon length bilaterally in persons who experience a functional deficit 2 years after an Achilles tendon rupture. Eleven persons were investigated on the injured compared with the uninjured side 47 ± 7 months (mean ± SD) after a tendon rupture. Heel-rise data, plantar flexion strength, tendon resting angle 3D MRI-determined tendon length and muscle cross-sectional area, ultrasound-determined fascicle length, and pennation angle were obtained. The heel-rise test yielded reduced max height (32%), number of repetitions (54%), and work performed (61%), P 

KW - exercise

KW - musculoskeletal system

KW - tendon injury

U2 - 10.1002/tsm2.103

DO - 10.1002/tsm2.103

M3 - Tidsskriftartikel

VL - 2

SP - 316

EP - 324

JO - Translational Sports Medicine

JF - Translational Sports Medicine

SN - 2573-8488

IS - 6

ER -

ID: 58227941