The accuracy of subacromial corticosteroid injections: a comparison of multiple methods.

@article{Kang2008TheAO,
  title={The accuracy of subacromial corticosteroid injections: a comparison of multiple methods.},
  author={Michael N Kang and Louis Rizio and Michael Prybicien and David A. Middlemas and Marcia F. Blacksin},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={17 1 Suppl},
  pages={61S-66S}
}
Corticosteroids are commonly used in the treatment of the impingement syndrome. Efficacy, as well as accurate placement, have been questioned. The purpose of this prospective, randomized study is to assess the accuracy of subacromial injections and to correlate accuracy with short term clinical outcome at 3 months. Sixty shoulders, which were diagnosed with impingement syndrome, were randomized to receive a subacromial injection of corticosteroids, local anesthetic, and contrast dye from 1 of 3… CONTINUE READING

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