Extracorporeal shockwave therapy efficacious in high-energy tibia/femur diaphysis fracture
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OrthoEvidence. Extracorporeal shockwave therapy efficacious in high-energy tibia/femur diaphysis fracture. ACE Report. 2016;5(3):62. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/8689
The effects of extracorporeal shockwave on acute high-energy long bone fractures of the lower extremityArch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2007 Feb;127(2):137-42
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56 patients with acute displaced diaphyseal fractures of the femur or tibia from a high-energy trauma were randomized to receive either extracorporeal shockwave therapy or no intervention (control) following open or closed reduction and internal or external fixation. The purpose of this study was to assess the efficacy of shockwave therapy as an adjunct treatment to promote bone healing through th...
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