Roderick Metz

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Acute Achilles tendon rupture: minimally invasive surgery versus non operative treatment, with immediate full weight bearing. Design of a randomized controlled trial
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:108. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Acute Achilles tendon rupture: minimally invasive surgery versus nonoperative treatment with immediate full weightbearing--a randomized controlled trial
    Roderick Metz
    Diakonessenhuis, Bosboomstraat 1, 3582 KE Utrecht, Netherlands
    Am J Sports Med 36:1688-94. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Recovery of calf muscle strength following acute achilles tendon rupture treatment: a comparison between minimally invasive surgery and conservative treatment
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, Diakonessenhuis Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Foot Ankle Spec 2:219-26. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Persistent disability despite sufficient calf muscle strength after rerupture of surgically treated acute achilles tendon ruptures
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre, H8 zuid k802, Postbus 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Foot Ankle Spec 4:77-81. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Effect of complications after minimally invasive surgical repair of acute achilles tendon ruptures: report on 211 cases
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, Diakonessenhuis, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Sports Med 39:820-4. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint [The acute Achilles tendon rupture: new insights in the treatment]
    Nicky Kolfschoten
    Diakonessenhuis, afd Heelkunde, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A235. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Aortoesophageal fistula successfully treated by endovascular stent-graft
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1117-9. 2006

Collaborators

  • Nicky Kolfschoten
  • Egbert Jan M M Verleisdonk

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Acute Achilles tendon rupture: minimally invasive surgery versus non operative treatment, with immediate full weight bearing. Design of a randomized controlled trial
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:108. 2007
    ..The study is designed to evaluate the effectiveness of conservative treatment in reducing complications when treating acute Achilles tendon rupture...
  2. doi request reprint Acute Achilles tendon rupture: minimally invasive surgery versus nonoperative treatment with immediate full weightbearing--a randomized controlled trial
    Roderick Metz
    Diakonessenhuis, Bosboomstraat 1, 3582 KE Utrecht, Netherlands
    Am J Sports Med 36:1688-94. 2008
    ..Surgical repair of acute Achilles tendon ruptures is considered superior to nonoperative treatment, but complications other than rerupture range up to 34%. Nonoperative treatment by functional bracing seems a promising alternative...
  3. doi request reprint Recovery of calf muscle strength following acute achilles tendon rupture treatment: a comparison between minimally invasive surgery and conservative treatment
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, Diakonessenhuis Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Foot Ankle Spec 2:219-26. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Persistent disability despite sufficient calf muscle strength after rerupture of surgically treated acute achilles tendon ruptures
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre, H8 zuid k802, Postbus 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Foot Ankle Spec 4:77-81. 2011
    ..Despite sufficient recovery of calf muscle strength, rerupture after acute Achilles tendon rupture treatment results in significant long-term functional disabilities...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of complications after minimally invasive surgical repair of acute achilles tendon ruptures: report on 211 cases
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, Diakonessenhuis, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Am J Sports Med 39:820-4. 2011
    ..Complications of acute Achilles tendon rupture treatment are considered to negatively influence outcome, but the relevance of these effects is largely unknown...
  6. ncbi request reprint [The acute Achilles tendon rupture: new insights in the treatment]
    Nicky Kolfschoten
    Diakonessenhuis, afd Heelkunde, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A235. 2009
    ..Too little is currently known about the treatment of acute Achilles tendon rupture for a broadly supported treatment guideline to be realised...
  7. ncbi request reprint Aortoesophageal fistula successfully treated by endovascular stent-graft
    Roderik Metz
    Department of Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1117-9. 2006
    ..The diagnostic and therapeutic options and challenges encountered in treating an aortoesophageal fistula are discussed...