Achilles Tendinopathy; clinical practice guidelines.

Achilles tendinopathy Achilles tendinopathy (AT) is most common among individuals engaged in recreational or competitive activities. The annual incidence of AT in runners has been reported to be 7% to 9%. Studies have reported a higher prevalence of Achilles tendinopathy as age increases with the mean age between 30 and […]

Clinical prediction rule for Anterolateral Ankle Impingement

       Patients complain of constant ankle pain… Patients complain of constant anterior and/or lateral ankle pain upon activities or ambulation without a current history of trauma but mostly with past history of inversion ankle sprains, especially after anterior talofibular ligament injury. They may also present with the history […]

Shin Splints

What is Shin Splint? Shin splint is an overuse injury or repetitive injury of shinbone (tibia) area causing posteromedial or anterolateral shin pain. Anterior tibial stress syndrome/anterior tibial periostitis/anterolateral shin splint  Musculotendinous overuse of tibialis anterior and extensor hallucis longus.  Anterolateral pain, pain on palpation of lateral tibia […]