Biomedical Risk Factors of Achilles Tendinopathy in Physically Active People: a Systematic Review

A new systematic review by Kozlovskaia and colleagues as titled above. This article is Open Access. Quite technical, especially on the genetic aspect. Increased BMI and an adverse lipid profile were associated with AT. Certain genetic markers contribute to the risk profile of AT, but further investigation is needed as the associations currently are somewhat…

How to allay the fear of rupture among patients with Achilles pain

A new blog post by Dr Peter Malliaras on his Tendinopathyrehab blog. Always great blogs on tendinopathy by one of the leading experts in this area. This blog is about achilles tendon rupture and how to communicate with patients about this fear that they usually have. Check it out! http://www.tendinopathyrehab.com/blog/tendinopathy-updates/how-to-allay-the-fear-of-rupture-among-patients-with-achilles-pain