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Volume:7 Issue:10 Number:32 ISSN#:2563-5476
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ACE Report #10335
Ace Report Cover Physical Therapy & Rehab

Assessment of corticosteroid injection with and without hydrodilatation for adhesive capsulitis

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OrthoEvidence. Assessment of corticosteroid injection with and without hydrodilatation for adhesive capsulitis. ACE Report. 2018;7(10):32. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/10335

Study Type:Systematic review
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:2

Hydrodilatation With Corticosteroid for the Treatment of Adhesive Capsulitis: A Systematic Review

PM R. 2018 Jun;10(6):623-635

Contributing Authors: M Catapano N Mittal J Adamich D Kumbhare H Sangha

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6 randomized controlled trials were included in this systematic review to determine if the addition of hydrodilatation to a corticosteroid injection provides an improvement in pain-free range of motion and pain relief in patients with adhesive capsulitis. The results of this systematic review indicated that for range of motion results at 4-6 weeks, one of three studies reported a significant diffe...

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