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Blood Flow Restriction Therapy in Achilles Injury

2019-10-01 07:55:11 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Blood flow restriction (BFR) therapy is a brief and partial restriction of venous outflow of an extremity during low load resistance exercises. It is a safe and effective method of improving strength in healthy and active individuals, recovering from orthopedic pathologies and procedures. This prospective, randomized study will look at the implications this form of treatment has on the rehabilitation of Achilles injuries.

Study Design

Conditions

Achilles Injuries Tendon

Intervention

Standard of Care Physical Therapy, Blood flow restriction

Location

NYU Langone Health
New York
New York
United States
10017

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

NYU Langone Health

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-10-01T07:55:11-0400

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