Steroid injection a viable treatment for adhesive capsulitis
Manipulation or intra-articular steroids in the management of adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder? A prospective randomized trialJ Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2009 May-Jun;18(3):348-53
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53 patients with primary adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder) were randomized to manipulation under anesthesia (MUA) or steroid injection combined with shoulder distension. The most efficacious treatment for frozen shoulder is still controversial topic; therefore, this study assessed two common treatments to determine the superior treatment. The results indicated that at 2 year follow-up, there w...
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