Short-term outcomes of ESWT versus Botox injections for treatment of plantar fasciitis
Comparison of extracorporeal shock wave therapy with botulinum toxin type A in the treatment of plantar fasciitisDisabil Rehabil. 2016 Oct;38(21):2114-21
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74 patients with plantar fasciitis were randomized to treatment with either extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) or botulinum toxin type A (BoNT-A) injections. The purpose of this study was to compare pain on a visual analog scale (VAS), Roles and Maudsley pain scores, plantar fasciitis thickness on ultrasound, and the incidence of adverse events. Patients were followed-up at 1 month. The ESWT ...
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