Achilles Tendon

Achilles Tendon

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What is this project about?

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Understanding the process of recovery after a torn Achilles tendon.

What do you want to get out of this project?

I want to understand why the Achilles tendon takes so long to heal, and why it such an important tendon in the human body

Guiding Question

What does it take to fully recover and heal a torn Achilles tendon?


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What will it take for you to complete this project?

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Work Product Deliverables

March 4, 2021

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What are some of the most interesting discoveries you've made working on this project?

Tell us what you discovered about yourself through this project!

I got to find out how important the Achilles tendon is such an important tendon in the human body. I also learned why it takes so long for the tendon itself to heal after a major injury to it.

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