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Volume:86 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #13879
Ace Report Cover Shoulder & Elbow

Multisite Corticosteroid Injection Superior to Single Injection for Primary Frozen Shoulder

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OrthoEvidence. Multisite Corticosteroid Injection Superior to Single Injection for Primary Frozen Shoulder. ACE Report. 2021;86(1):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13879

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

A Multisite Injection Is More Effective Than a Single Glenohumeral Injection of Corticosteroid in the Treatment of Primary Frozen Shoulder: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Arthroscopy. 2021 Jul;37(7): 2031-2040.

Contributing Authors: E Koraman I Turkmen E Uygur O Poyanlı

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One hundred patients with primary frozen shoulder were randomized to receive physiotherapy plus a corticosteroid injection administered with a multisite approach (n=50; 38 completed follow up) or a single-site approach into the glenohumeral joint (n=50; 38 completed follow up). Outcomes of interest included pain scores on a Visual Analog Scale (VAS), functional status via the American Shoulder and...

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