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ACE Report #7630
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AAOS 2015: Exercise vs acromioplasty and exercise for shoulder impingement syndrome


Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Subgroup Analyses on Shoulder Impingement Syndrome - Which Patients do not Recover?

Contributing Authors: S Ketola J Lehtinen T Rousi M Nissinen H Huhtala YT Konttinen I Arnala

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Synopsis

140 patients with shoulder impingement syndrome were randomized to undergo arthroscopic acromioplasty with exercise rehabilitation, or to participate in a supervised exercise program alone. The purpose of this study was to determine whether arthroscopic acromioplasty is superior to common nonsurgical treatment in terms of long-term pain relief, and to determine whether the treatments were less eff...

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