Subacromial corticosteroid injection on poststroke hemiplegic shoulder pain: a randomized, triple-blind, placebo-controlled trial.

@article{Rah2012SubacromialCI,
  title={Subacromial corticosteroid injection on poststroke hemiplegic shoulder pain: a randomized, triple-blind, placebo-controlled trial.},
  author={Ueon Woo Rah and Seung-Hyun Yoon and Do Jun Moon and Kyu-sung Kwack and Ji Yeon Hong and Yong Cheol Lim and Bohyun Joen},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2012},
  volume={93 6},
  pages={949-56}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of subacromial corticosteroid injection on hemiplegic shoulder pain (HSP). DESIGN Multicenter, randomized, triple-blind, placebo-controlled trial. SETTING Three primary and 1 university-affiliated tertiary-care hospitals. PARTICIPANTS Poststroke HSP patients (N=58) with evidence of rotator cuff disorder. INTERVENTIONS Participants were randomly assigned to receive ultrasound-guided subacromial injection with triamcinolone 40mg (treatment group, n=29), or… CONTINUE READING