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Extra-corporeal pulsed-activated therapy

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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23738282/shock-wave-over-hand-muscles-a-neurophysiological-study-on-peripheral-conduction-nerves-in-normal-subjects
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Paolo Manganotti, Ernesto Amelio, Claudio Guerra
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: shock waves are defined as a sequence of single sonic pulses largely used in the treatment of bone and tendon diseases and recently on muscular hypertonia in stroke patients. Our purpose is to investigate the short and long term effect of extra-corporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) on the peripheral nerve conduction and central conductions from the treated muscles in normal human subjects in order to define safety criteria. METHODS: we studied 10 patients normal subjects...
April 2012: Muscles, Ligaments and Tendons Journal
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/21406328/extra-corporeal-pulsed-activated-therapy-epat-sound-wave-for-achilles-tendinopathy-a-prospective-study
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Amol Saxena, Sona Ramdath, Patrick O'Halloran, Ludger Gerdesmeyer, Hans Gollwitzer
Achilles tendinopathy is common and extracorporeal shockwaves have become a popular treatment for this condition, even though previous research has not provided conclusive results regarding its efficacy in cases of Achilles tendinopathy. Our aim was to evaluate 3 weekly shockwave treatments in patients with Achilles tendinopathy, as quantified by the Roles and Maudsley score. A total of 74 tendons in 60 patients were assessed at baseline and at least 1 year posttreatment, including 32 (43.24%) paratendinoses, 23 (31...
May 2011: Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery: Official Publication of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/15494330/effectiveness-of-extracorporeal-shock-wave-therapy-in-the-treatment-of-previously-untreated-lateral-epicondylitis-a-randomized-controlled-trial
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RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
Bryan Chung, J Preston Wiley
BACKGROUND: Extracorporeal shock wave therapy is a relatively new therapy used in the treatment of chronic tendon-related pain. Few randomized controlled trials have been performed on it, and no studies have examined the effectiveness of extracorporeal shock wave therapy as a frontline therapy for tendon-related pain. HYPOTHESIS: Subjects treated with active extracorporeal shock wave therapy will have higher rates of treatment success than subjects treated with sham extracorporeal shock wave therapy...
October 2004: American Journal of Sports Medicine
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