High-dose vitamin C supplementation accelerates the Achilles tendon healing in healthy rats


ÖMEROĞLU S. , Peker T. V. , Tuerkoezkan N., Oemeroglu H.

ARCHIVES OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND TRAUMA SURGERY, vol.129, no.2, pp.281-286, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 129 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00402-008-0603-0
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND TRAUMA SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.281-286

Abstract

This experimental study was performed to assess, whether or not, vitamin C, required during the collagen synthesis, would influence the Achilles tendon healing in a healthy rat model.