Radial vs Focused Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis
Comparative Effectiveness of Focused Extracorporeal versus Radial Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy for Knee Osteoarthritis-Randomized Controlled StudyInt J Environ Res Public Health. 2022 Jul 24;19(15):9001.
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Forty-four patients with knee osteoarthritis were randomized to receive focused extracorporeal shockwave therapy (f-ESWT; n=22) or radial extracorporeal shockwave therapy (r-ESWT; n=22). The primary outcome of this trial was to determine changes in pain intensity after 4 and 8 weeks using the Visual Analogue Scale (VAS). Secondary outcomes such as physical function using the Western Ontario and Mc...
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