Table 6

Achilles (TA) values in injured and uninjured dancers

Asymptomatic (mean (SD, range))Symptomatic (mean (SD, range))Unpaired t test (p value)
Right TAn=76n=3
 Prox diameter5.1 (1.0, 3.4–8)5.7 (1.3, 3.8–6)0.3155
 Dist diameter4.0 (0.9, 2.3–8)3.7 (0.1, 2.8–5.2)0.5679
Left TAn=75n=4
 Prox diameter5.3 (1.7, 3–12)5.8 (2.5, 3–11.3)0.5767
 Dist Diameter4.0 (0.7, 2.7–6)3.8 (0.5, 3–5.8)0.5756
  • Measurements in millimeters.