Successful biological treatment approach for a partial achilles tendon tear

Check out this interesting story about a non-surgical method used to treat a partially torn achilles tendon on a 34 year old competitive athlete. Using "autologous platelet growth factors through multiple platelet-rich plasma injections", the athlete was back on the basketball court in 64 days. Yes, 64 days!

Full case study and more; a pretty interesting read: http://www.orthosupersite.com/view.asp?rID=60137