Authors

FRANCESCA LATINO, ANTONIO D’ANDRIA, DOMENICO TAFURI

Departments

Parthenope University, Via Medina, 40 - Naples, Italy

Abstract

Introduction: The purpose of this study is to introduce an example of a criteria-driven progression through the return-to- sport phase of rehabilitation following Achilles Tendon reconstruction.

Case presentation: In this study the Authors present the case of a 28-years-old man, professional Badminton players, who had Achilles Tendon rupture during practice. So, the Authors describe recovery program necessary to get back to competitive sport.

Conclusion: To ensure a successful return to sport following Achilles Tendon re-constructionis necessary to formulate an accurate training program. The training program should be personalised, gradual and editable.

Keywords

Training Program, Achilles Tendon rupture, Badminton

DOI:

10.19193/0393-6384_2018_3s_227