Surgical Repair of Acute and Chronic TibiaLis Anterior Tendon Ruptures
- Fetal and adult fibroblasts display intrinsic differences in tendon tissue engineering and regeneration. Qiao-Mei Tang; Jia Lin Chen; Wei Liang Shen; Zi Yin; Huan Huan Liu; Zhi Fang; Boon Chin Heng; Hong Wei Ouyang; Xiao Chen // Scientific Reports;7/4/2014, p1
Injured adult tendons do not exhibit optimal healing through a regenerative process, whereas fetal tendons can heal in a regenerative fashion without scar formation. Hence, we compared FFs (mouse fetal fibroblasts) and AFs (mouse adult fibroblasts) as seed cells for the fabrication of...
- TENDONS INJURIES & HEALING. PITMAN, TERESA // Horse-Canada.com;Nov/Dec2015, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p12
The article discusses tendon injuries in horses and how to treat them. Topics covered include the common causes of tendon injuries according to veterinarian Dr. Judith Koenig of Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph, Ontario, the different areas of concern one must consider to minimize tendon...
- Important Preliminary Findings on the Potential Role for Nandrolone Decanoate in the Treatment of Chronic Rotator Cuff Tears. Wang, Vincent M. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;12/7/2011, Vol. 93-A Issue 23, pe144-1
The author offers comments on an article within the issue, "Anabolic Steroids Reduce Muscle Damage Caused by Rotator Cuff Tendon Release in an Experimental Study in Rabbits," by C. Gerber and colleagues. The study looked at nandrolone decanoate administration in healing, prevention of muscular...
- Intrasheath Subluxation of the Peroneal Tendons. Raikin, Steven M. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Mar2009 Supplement, Vol. 91-A, p146
BACKGROUND: Dislocation or subluxation of the peroneal tendons out of the peroneal groove under a torn or avulsed superior peroneal retinaculum has been well described. We identified a new subgroup of patients with intrasheath subluxation of these tendons within the peroneal groove and with an...
- Ultrasonographic Phases in Gap Healing Following Ponseti-Type Achilles Tenotomy. Singh Mangat, Karanjit; Kanwar, Raj; Johnson, Karl; Korah, George // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jun2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 6, p1462
Background: The Ponseti technique is well established in the management of clubfoot deformity, and an Achilles tenotomy is frequently performed to facilitate dorsiflexion of the foot. This report describes the ultrasonographic phases of healing of the tendon gap created by the Achilles tenotomy...
- Warning! Do not run into foot surgery. Shannon, Jacqueline // Cosmopolitan;Nov97, Vol. 223 Issue 5, p106
Provides information about foot surgery. Statistics on foot surgery; Reason why foot surgery needs careful consideration before being done; Alternative to foot surgery; How to seek medical advice concerning foot surgery.
- Tendon Injuries: Genetic? // Horse & Rider;Oct2015, Vol. 54 Issue 10, p20
The article offers information on tendon injuries in horses and discusses its causes including genetic predisposition to tendon injuries, slips on ground or long work and mentions that recovery from the injury might take a long period of time.
- 680. Application of Gene Therapy to Tendon Healing: Modification of Tenocytes with Exogenous PDGF and VEGF Genes to Promote Collagen Production. Tang, Jin Bo; Wang, Xiao Tian; Liu, Paul Y. // Molecular Therapy;Jun2005, Vol. 11, p263
An abstract of the article "Application of Gene Therapy to Tendon Healing: Modification of Tenocytes with Exogenous PDGF and VEGF Genes to Promote Collagen Production," by Jin Bo Tang, Xiao Tian Wang and Paul Y. Liu is presented.
- 684. Viral Gene Therapy in Tendon Healing: Adeno-Associated Virus-2 but Not Other Serotypes Effectively Transduces Intrasynovial Tenocytes with Persistent Expression of the Transgene. Wang, Xiao Tian; Liu, Paul Y.; Tang, Jin Bo // Molecular Therapy;Jun2005, Vol. 11, p264
An abstract of the article "Viral Gene Therapy in Tendon Healing: Adeno-Associated Virus-2 but Not Other Serotypes Effectively Transduces Intrasynovial Tenocytes with Persistent Expression of the Transgene," by Xiao Tian Wang, Paul Y. Liu and Jin Bo Tang is presented.