ISAKOS2017: Efficacy of IA steroid injection in the treatment of frozen shoulder
Intra-articular steroid injection for frozen shoulder: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials with trial sequential analysis
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Eight randomized controlled trials were included in this meta-analysis comparing the results of intra-articular steroid injection to either sham injection or no injection in the treatment of frozen shoulder. Results were pooled at 4-6 weeks, 12-16 weeks, and 24-26 weeks. Pain scores were significantly lower following IA steroid injection versus control at all three time intervals. Shoulder range o...
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