[Musculoskeletal shock wave therapy--current database of clinical research].

  title={[Musculoskeletal shock wave therapy--current database of clinical research].},
  author={Jan Dirk Rompe and Matthias Buch and Ludger Gerdesmeyer and Michael R Haake and Markus Loew and Markus Maier and Jochen Heine},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Orthopadie und ihre Grenzgebiete},
  volume={140 3},
During the past decade application of extracorporal shock waves became an established procedure for the treatment of various musculoskeletal diseases in Germany. Up to now the positive results of prospective randomised controlled trials have been published for the treatment of plantar fasciitis, lateral elbow epicondylitis (tennis elbow), and of calcifying… CONTINUE READING