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Title The lower limb tendinopathies : etiology, biology and treatment / Gian Nicola Bisciotti, Piero Volpi, editors
Published Cham : Springer, 2016


Description 1 online resource (202 pages)
Series Sports and Traumatology
Sports and traumatology.
Contents 1. Tendonitis, Tendinosis, or Tendinopathy? / Gian Nicola Bisciotti and Piero Volpi -- 2. Healing Processes of the Tendon / Gian Nicola Bisciotti and Piero Volpi -- 3. Adductor Tendinopathy / Jean-Marcel Ferret, Yannick Barthélémy, and Matthieu Lechauve -- 4. Rectus Femoris Tendinopathy / Stefano Dragoni and Andrea Bernetti -- 5. Iliopsoas Tendinopathy / Andrea Foglia, Achim Veuhoff, Cesare Bartolucci, Gianni Secchiari, and Gian Nicola Bisciotti -- 6. Quadriceps Tendinopathy / Stefano Respizzi, M.C. d'Agostino, E. Tibalt, and L. Castagnetti -- 7. Iliotibial Band Syndrome (ITBS) / Marco Merlo and Sergio Migliorini -- 8. Hamstring Syndrome / Gian Nicola Bisciotti, L. Pulici, A. Quaglia, A. Orgiani, L. Balzarini, P. Felisaz, and Piero Volpi -- 9. Pes Anserine Tendinopathy / S. Lupo and Gian Nicola Bisciotti -- 10. Achilles Tendinopathy / Nicola Maffulli, Alessio Giai Via, and Francesco Oliva -- 11. Patellar Tendinopathy / Piero Volpi, E. Prospero, C. Bait, G. Carimati, V.P. Di Francia, P. Felisaz, and L. Balzarini -- 12. Hindfoot Tendinopathies / Francesco Allegra, Enrico Bonacci, and Francesco Martinelli
Summary This book examines the subject of lower limb tendinopathy and is divided into two main parts: the first covers the general aspects of tendinopathy, while the second focuses on the specific condition in the lower limb. Each chapter has a clear structure: etiopathogenesis, clinical presentation, imaging, conservative and surgical treatment, and therapeutic indications, making it easy to read. Furthermore, the section on conservative treatment includes important practical application tools
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Tendons -- Diseases.
Tendons -- Wounds and injuries.
Leg -- Wounds and injuries.
Tendon Injuries
Orthopaedics & fractures.
Sports injuries & medicine.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Alternative Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Atlases.
MEDICAL -- Essays.
MEDICAL -- Family & General Practice.
MEDICAL -- Holistic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Osteopathy.
Leg -- Wounds and injuries
Tendons -- Diseases
Tendons -- Wounds and injuries
Form Electronic book
Author Bisciotti, Gian Nicola
Volpi, Piero
ISBN 9783319332345