A large single-centre series assessing the Achillon® suture system for repair of acute midsubstance achilles tendon ruptures
Talbot, Nick J.
Sharpe, Ian T.
Hughes, Adrian M
PublisherBritish Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Journal
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Active patients may benefit from surgical repair of the achilles tendon with the aim of preserving functional length and optimising push-off power. A mini-open device assisted technique has the potential to reduce wound complications, but risks nerve injury. We present the largest published series of midsubstance achilles tendon repairs using the Achillon® device.