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Section 7: Tendon Disorders and Sports-Related Foot and Ankle Injuries

44. Ferranti S, Migliorini F, Liuni FM, et al: Outcomes of per cutaneous calcaneoplasty for insertional Achilles tendon problems. Foot Ankle Int 2021;42(10):1287-1293. This is a retrospective case series of 27 patients who under went percutaneous calcaneoplasty for insertional Achilles tendinopathy. The authors reported an improvement in visual analog scale and Victorian Institute of Sports Assessment– Achilles scores at an average of 26.5 months follow-up. Twenty-two patients (84.5%) reported complete satisfaction, whereas two patients (7.4%) reported moderate satisfaction and three patients (11.1%) reported being unsatisfied with results. Level of evidence: III. 45. Ettinger S, Razzaq R, Waizy H, et al: Operative treatment of the insertional Achilles tendinopathy through a Transtendinous approach. Foot Ankle Int 2016;37(3):288-293. 46. Hunt KJ, Cohen BE, Davis WH, Anderson RB, Jones CP: Surgical treatment of insertional Achilles tendinopathy with or without flexor hallucis longus tendon transfer: A prospec tive randomized study. Foot Ankle Int 2015;36(9):998-1005.

38. Duthon VB, Lübbeke A, Duc SR, Stern R, Assal M: Non-­ insertional Achilles tendinopathy treated with gastrocnemius lengthening. Foot Ankle Int 2011;32(4):375-379. 39. Molund M, Lapinskas SR, Nilsen FA, Hvaal KH: Clinical and functional outcomes of gastrocnemius recession for chronic Achilles tendinopathy. Foot Ankle Int 2016;37(10):1091-1097. 40. Kang S, Thordarson DB, Charlton TP: Insertional Achilles tendinitis and Haglund’s deformity. Foot Ankle Int 2012;33(6):487-491. 41. Rompe JD, Furia J, Maffulli N: Eccentric loading compared with shock wave treatment for chronic insertional Achilles tendinopathy: A randomized, controlled trial. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2008;90(1):52-61. 42. Johnson MD, Alvarez RG: Nonoperative management of retrocalcaneal pain with AFO and stretching regimen. Foot Ankle Int 2012;33(7):571-581. 43. Georgiannos D, Lampridis V, Vasiliadis A, Bisbinas I: Treatment of insertional Achilles pathology with dorsal wedge calcaneal osteotomy in athletes. Foot Ankle Int 2017;38(4):381-387.

Section 7: Tendon Disorders and Sports Related Foot and Ankle Injuries

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