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OVERVIEW

Distal Triceps Rupture

Sudden forced bending (flexion), while the elbow is being extended (straightened), is a common phenomenon. Surgery is required for biceps rupture.

GOALS

Possible Treatment Goals

  • Improve Function
  • Improve Muscle Strength and Power
  • Increase Oxygen to Tissues
  • Improve Range of Motion
  • Self-care of Symptoms
  • Improve Wound Healing
RESOURCES

Additional Resources

 

Physical Therapy
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Neuromuscular Re-education
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Vestibular Therapy
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Therapeutic Exercise
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Manual Therapy
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Joint Mobilization

Core Training
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IASTM
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Blood Flow Restriction
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Physical Therapy for Dancers
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Shockwave Therapy
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Dry Needling