Insertional Achilles Tendon Repair with Bioabsorbable Anchors and Suture

SUMMARY Sixty patients were systematically reviewed from the authors prior studies specifically for outcomes using bioabsorbable suture anchors who underwent repair of their Achilles insertion, with minimum two years post-index procedure. Fifty-five were chronic cases with and without calcific tendinosis and 5 were acute avulsions. Average age of the cohort was 51.5 ± 12.7 years. There were 38 males … Continued