Hypertonic Dextrose Injection for Patients with Chronic Supraspinatus Tendinosis
Effect of Hypertonic Dextrose Injection on Pain and Shoulder Disability in Patients with Chronic Supraspinatus Tendinosis: A Randomized Double-Blind Controlled StudyArch Phys Med Rehabil. 2022 Feb;103(2): 237-244.
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Fifty-seven patients with chronic supraspinatus tendinosis were randomized to receive an ultrasound-guided injection of hypertonic dextrose (n=29) or normal saline (n=28). The primary outcomes of interest included pain scores on a Visual Analog Scale (VAS) and function on the Shoulder Pain and Disability Index (SPADI). Secondary outcomes of interest included range of motion, supraspinatus thicknes...
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