Long-term outcomes of extracorporeal shockwave therapy for chronic foot ulcers.

@article{Wang2014LongtermOO,
  title={Long-term outcomes of extracorporeal shockwave therapy for chronic foot ulcers.},
  author={C J Wang and Cheng-Ta Wu and Ya-Ju Yang and Rue-Tsuan Liu and Y R Kuo},
  journal={The Journal of surgical research},
  year={2014},
  volume={189 2},
  pages={366-72}
}
BACKGROUND Recent studies showed that extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) is effective in the treatment of chronic foot ulcers in short term. However, the long-term effects of ESWT in chronic foot ulcers are unknown. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long-term outcomes of ESWT in chronic foot ulcers with 5-y follow-up. METHODS The study… CONTINUE READING