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Table 2 Functional measurements at the one-year follow-up (mean (SD))

From: Mechanical properties during healing of Achilles tendon ruptures to predict final outcome: A pilot Roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis in 10 patients

  Injured leg Non-injured leg Deficiency
Dorsal flexion (degrees) 35 (6) 38 (4) 9%
Plantar flexion (degrees) 41 (8) 46 (12) 12%
Calf circumference (cm) 37 (2) 38 (2) 4%
Tendon thickness (mm) 24 (2) 17 (2) -34%
Max number of single toe raises 49 (43) 55 (29) 17%
Max height of a toe raise (cm) 9 (2) 11 (1) 18%
Isokinetic plantar flexion (Nm) 85 (15) 101 (13) 16%
One leg jump for length (cm) 117 (33) 127 (33) 8%
One leg vertical jump (cm) 25 (1) 30 (1) 9%