Effect of radiofrequency microtenotomy on degeneration of tendons: An experimental study on rabbits

Gunes T., Bilgic E., Erdem M., Bostan B., KÖSEOĞLU R. D. , Sahin S. A. , ...More

FOOT AND ANKLE SURGERY, vol.20, no.1, pp.61-66, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.fas.2013.11.003
  • Title of Journal : FOOT AND ANKLE SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.61-66


Introduction: Radiofrequency microtenotomy is used to enhance healing by increasing vascularity in the degenerated tendon. In the present study, the effect of radiofrequency microtenotomy (Rf-mt) treatment on tendon degeneration was investigated.