Is local subacromial corticosteroid injection beneficial in subacromial impingement syndrome?

@article{Akgn2004IsLS,
  title={Is local subacromial corticosteroid injection beneficial in subacromial impingement syndrome?},
  author={Kenan Akg{\"u}n and Murat Birtane and {\"U}lk{\"u} Akarırmak},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={23},
  pages={496-500}
}
Subacromial corticosteroid injection is one of the most frequently used management tools in subacromial impingement syndrome (SIS) despite controversial reports on the efficacy. Our purpose, in this single blinded, randomised and controlled study was to clarify whether the corticosteroid injection provides additional benefit when used with other conservative treatment modalities in 48 patients with stage 2 SIS. The patients were randomly divided into three groups according to the two… CONTINUE READING