Comparative Responses of Achilles Tendinopathy to Selected Physiotherapy Approaches and the Modulating Influence of ABO Blood Group Phenotype in Nigerian Footballers: a Randomized Control Study

SUMMARY Background. Genetic factors have been implicated in Achilles Tendinopathy (AT) and the response to different management strategies in Caucasian populations. To account for racial differences, this study investigated the ABO blood group disposition to AT and effects on selected physiotherapy interventions in Nigerian footballers. Methods. Participants included 56 footballers made up of 28 confirmed … Continued