Knowledge

An archive of articles and information written by our clinicians


General

What is: an Anti-Gravity Treadmill?

The anti-gravity (Alter-G) treadmill is a fantastic tool to integrate within physiotherapy rehabilitation.

What is: Arthroscopic shaving for Jumpers knee?

Professor Håkan Alfredson explains what arthroscopic shaving for jumper's knee is, and how it works.

What is: Achilles 'Scraping' for Tendinopathy

Professor Håkan Alfredson explains what his Achilles 'Scraping' technique is, and how it works.

How to Manage: Ankle Sprains

A sprain occurs when the ligaments, which join bones together, are over stretched and damaged.


Clinical

Research: Low Back Pain & Spondylolysis

This research evaluates whether the one-legged hyperextension test can assist in the clinical detection of active spondylolysis.

Research: Achilles Tendon Ruptures

The aim of this study was to evaluate the ultrasound (US) and colour Doppler (CD) findings in patients with a suspected partial rupture in the Achilles tendon.

Research: Achilles

This research aims to assess the outcome of a conservative rehabilitation program in treating partial ruptures in the Achilles midportion.

Research: Achilles Tendinopathy

This study aims to investigate the outcome of plantaris tendon excision and operative scraping in patients with midportion Achilles tendinopathy and suspected plantaris tendon involvement.


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