Thorsten Schepull

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi Early controlled tension improves the material properties of healing human achilles tendons after ruptures: a randomized trial
    Thorsten Schepull
    Thorsten Schepull, Orthopedics, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 58185 Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 41:2550-7. 2013
  2. doi Early E-modulus of healing Achilles tendons correlates with late function: similar results with or without surgery
    T Schepull
    Department of Neurosciences and Locomotion, Section for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 22:18-23. 2012
  3. pmc Mechanical properties during healing of Achilles tendon ruptures to predict final outcome: a pilot Roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis in 10 patients
    Thorsten Schepull
    Section for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Department of Neurosciences and Locomotion, Faculty of Health Sciences, SE 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:116. 2007
  4. doi Autologous platelets have no effect on the healing of human achilles tendon ruptures: a randomized single-blind study
    Thorsten Schepull
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, IKE, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 39:38-47. 2011

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi Early controlled tension improves the material properties of healing human achilles tendons after ruptures: a randomized trial
    Thorsten Schepull
    Thorsten Schepull, Orthopedics, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 58185 Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 41:2550-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine if tensional loading leads to an improvement in the mechanical properties of the healing Achilles tendon...
  2. doi Early E-modulus of healing Achilles tendons correlates with late function: similar results with or without surgery
    T Schepull
    Department of Neurosciences and Locomotion, Section for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 22:18-23. 2012
    ..The modulus of elasticity at 7 weeks correlated with the heel-raise index after 18 months in both treatment groups (r(2) =0.75; P=0.0001). This correlation is an intriguing finding...
  3. pmc Mechanical properties during healing of Achilles tendon ruptures to predict final outcome: a pilot Roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis in 10 patients
    Thorsten Schepull
    Section for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Department of Neurosciences and Locomotion, Faculty of Health Sciences, SE 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:116. 2007
    ..We tested if Roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis (RSA) can be used to follow the restoration of mechanical properties during healing of ruptured Achilles tendons, and if early measurements can predict clinical results...
  4. doi Autologous platelets have no effect on the healing of human achilles tendon ruptures: a randomized single-blind study
    Thorsten Schepull
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, IKE, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 39:38-47. 2011
    ..Animal studies have shown that local application of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) stimulates tendon repair. Preliminary results from a retrospective case series have shown faster return to sports...