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Volume:2 Issue:5 Number:29 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #4916
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Glenohumeral and subacromial steroid injections similar in treating adhesive capsulitis

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OrthoEvidence. Glenohumeral and subacromial steroid injections similar in treating adhesive capsulitis. ACE Report. 2013;2(5):29. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/4916

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Efficacies of corticosteroid injection at different sites of the shoulder for the treatment of adhesive capsulitis

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2013 Apr;22(4):521-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2012.06.015. Epub 2012 Sep 21

Contributing Authors: SJ Shin SY Lee

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191 patients were randomized to compare the effect of corticosteroid injections at differing sites of the shoulder in treating adhesive capsulitis. Participants were allocated to one of four groups: one received injection to the subacromial bursa, another received injection to the glenohumeral joint, and another received injection at both sites. The fourth group was treated with non-steroidal anti...

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