High-energy ESWT effective in treating chronic calcific shoulder tendinitis
High-energy extracorporeal shock-wave therapy for treating chronic calcific tendinitis of the shoulder: a systematic reviewAnn Intern Med. 2014 Apr 15;160(8):542-9. doi: 10.7326/M13-1982.
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28 RCTs (n=1745) were included in this systematic review to compare the benefits and harms of low- and high-energy extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT), and to compare ESWT to placebo and other treatments, for the treatment of calcific and noncalcific tendinitis. Additionally, treatment effects between calcific and noncalcific conditions were compared. Results indicated statistically significan...
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