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Thursday, July 24, 2014
Achillies rupture (complete)
I ruptured my achilles on JULY 15th 2006 and have been in plaster ever since.Would I be able to ride a bicycle now without doing any more damage? (probably a stupid question)
That does seem like a rather long time to immobilize the tendon. I suggest that you ask the physician who performed the surgery about physical therapy.
Stephen J Page, PhD
Director of Research, Associate Professor
University of Cincinnati