Extracorporeal shock waves alone or combined with raloxifene promote bone formation and suppress resorption in ovariectomized rats.

Lama, A; Santoro, A; Corrado, B; Pirozzi, C; Paciello, O; Pagano, TB; Russo, S; Calignano, A; Mattace Raso, G; Meli, R.

PLoS One. 2017 Feb 3;12(2):e0171276.

PMID: 28158228 [PubMed - in process]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28158228

 

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy Accelerates Regeneration After Acute Skeletal Muscle Injury.

Zissler, A; Steinbacher, P; Zimmermann, R; Pittner, S; Stoiber, W; Bathke, AC; Sänger, AM.

Am J Sports Med. 2017 Mar;45(3):676-684.

PMID: 27729321 [PubMed - in process]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Extracorporeal+Shock+Wave+Therapy+Accelerates+Regeneration+After+Acute+Skeletal+Muscle+Injury

 

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy Improves Functional Outcomes of Adhesive Capsulitis of the Shoulder in Patients With Diabetes.

Santoboni, F; Balducci, S; D'Errico, V; Haxhi, J; Vetrano, M; Piccinini, G; Ferretti, A; Pugliese, G; Vulpiani, MC.

Diabetes Care. 2017 Feb;40(2):e12-e13.

PMID: 27899492 [PubMed - in process]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Extracorporeal+Shockwave+Therapy+Improves+Functional+Outcomes+of+Adhesive+Capsulitis+of+the+Shoulder+in+Patients+With+Diabetes.

 

Radial Soundwave for Sesamoidopathy in Athletes: A Pilot Study.

Saxena, A; Yun, A; Patel, R; Gerdesmeyer, L; Maffulli, N.

J Foot Ankle Surg. 2016 Nov - Dec;55(6):1333-1335. Epub 2016 Sep 8.

PMID: 27618711 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Radial+Soundwave+for+Sesamoidopathy+in+Athletes%3A+A+Pilot+Study.

 

Radial extracorporeal shockwave therapy for the treatment of finger tenosynovitis (trigger digit).

Malliaropoulos, N; Jury, R; Pyne, D; Padhiar, N; Turner, J; Korakakis, V; Meke, M; Lohrer, H.

Open Access J Sports Med. 2016 Oct 31;7:143-151.

PMID: 27843364 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Radial+extracorporeal+shockwave+therapy+for+the+treatment+of+finger+tenosynovitis+(trigger+digit).

 

Repetitive shock wave therapy improves muscular microcirculation.

Kisch, T; Wuerfel, W; Forstmeier, V; Liodaki, E; Stang, FH; Knobloch, K; Mailaender, P; Kraemer, R.

J Surg Res. 2016 Apr;201(2):440-5.

PMID: 27020830 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Repetitive+shock+wave+therapy+improves+muscular+microcirculation

 

Success and Recurrence Rate after Radial Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy for Plantar Fasciopathy: A Retrospective Study.

Malliaropoulos, N; Crate, G; Meke, M; Korakakis, V; Nauck, T; Lohrer, H; Padhiar, N.

Biomed Res Int. 2016;2016:9415827.

PMID: 27478843 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Success+and+Recurrence+Rate+after+Radial+Extracorporeal+Shock+Wave+Therapy+for+Plantar+Fasciopathy%3A+A+Retrospective+Study

 

Two emerging technologies for Achilles tendinopathy and plantar fasciopathy.

Langer, PR.

Clin Podiatr Med Surg. 2015 Apr;32(2):183-93.

PMID: 25804709 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Two+Emerging+Technologies+for+Achilles+Tendinopathy+ans+Plantar+Fasciopathy

 

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy for avascular necrosis of femoral head.

Wang, CJ; Cheng, JH; Huang, CC; Yip, HK; Russo, S.

Int J Surg. 2015 Dec;24(Pt B):184-7.

PMID: 26188081 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26188081

 

Mechanical Stimulation (Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields "PEMF" and Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy "ESWT") and Tendon Regeneration: A Possible Alternative.

Rosso, F; Bonasia, DE; Marmotti, A; Cottino, U; Rossi, R.

Front Aging Neurosci. 2015 Nov 9;7:211.

PMID: 26617513 [PubMed - in process]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Mechanical+Stimulation+(Pulsed+Electromagnetic+Fields+%E2%80%9CPEMF%E2%80%9D+and+Extracorporeal+Shock+Wave+Therapy+%E2%80%9CESWT%E2%80%9D)+and+Tendon+Regeneration%3A+A+Possible+Alternative

 

Clinically relevant effectiveness of focused extracorporeal shock wave therapy in the treatment of chronic plantar fasciitis: a randomized, controlled multicenter study.

Gollwitzer, H; Saxena, A; DiDomenico, LA; Galli, L; Bouché, RT; Caminear, DS; Fullem, B; Vester, JC; Horn, C; Banke, IJ; Burgkart, R; Gerdesmeyer, L

J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2015 vol. 97(9) pp. 701-8

PMID: 25948515 [PubMed - in process]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25948515?dopt=Citation

 

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy vs cryoultrasound therapy in the treatment of chronic lateral epicondylitis. One year follow up study.

Vulpiani, MC; Nusca, SM; Vetrano, M; Ovidi, S; Baldini, R; Piermattei, C; Ferretti, A; Saraceni, VM.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2015 Oct 20;5(3):167-74.

PMID: 26605190 [PubMed - in process]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Extracorporeal+shock+wave+therapy+vs+cryoultrasound+therapy+in+the+treatment+of+chronic+lateral+epicondylitis.+One+year+follow+up+study

 

Mechano-transduction effect of shockwaves in the treatment of lumbar facet joint pain: comparative effectiveness evaluation of shockwave therapy, steroid injections and radiofrequency medial branch neurotomy.

Nedelka T, Nedelka J, Schlenker J, Hankins C, Mazanec R.

Neuro Endocrinol Lett. 2014;35(5):393-7.

PMID: 25275264 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Mechano-transduction+effect+of+shockwaves+in+the+treatment+of+lumbar+facet+joint+pain%3A+Comparative+effectiveness+evaluation+of+shockwave+therapy%2C+steroid+injections+and+radiofrequency+medial+branch+neurotomy

 

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for non-calcific supraspinatus tendinitis - 10-year follow-up of a randomized placebo-controlled trial.

Efe, T; Felgentreff, M; Heyse, TJ; Stein, T; Timmesfeld, N; Schmitt, J; Roessler, PP.

Biomed Tech (Berl). 2014 Oct;59(5):431-7.

PMID: 24728846 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Extracorporeal+shock+wave+therapy+for+non-calcific+supraspinatus+tendinitis+-+10-year+follow-up+of+a+randomized+placebo-controlled+trial

 

Comparison between extracorporeal shockwave therapy, placebo ESWT and endoscopic plantar fasciotomy for the treatment of chronic plantar heel pain in the athlete.

Saxena, A; Fournier, M; Gerdesmeyer, L; Gollwitzer, H.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2013 Jan 21;2(4):312-6.

PMID: 23738317 [PubMed - in process]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Comparison+between+ESWT%2C+placebo+ESWT+and+endoscopic+planar+fasciotomy+for+the+treatment+of+chronic+planar+heel+pain+in+the+athlete

 

Vibration and pressure wave therapy for calf strains: a proposed treatment.

Saxena, A; St Louis, M; Fournier, M.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J. 2013 Jul 9;3(2):60-2.

PMID: 23888287

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Vibration+and+pressure+wave+therapy+for+calf+strains%3A+a+proposed+treatment

 

Short-term outcomes of extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of chronic non-calcific tendinopathy of the supraspinatus: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.

Galasso, O; Amelio, E; Riccelli, DA; Gasparini, G.

BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2012 Jun 6;13:86.

PMID: 22672772 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Short-term+outcomes+of+extracorporeal+shock+wave+therapy+for+the+treatment+of+chronic+non-calcific+tendinopathy+of+the+supraspinatus%3A+a+double-blind%2C+randomized%2C+placebo-controlled+trial

 

Extracorporeal shock-wave therapy for supraspinatus calcifying tendinitis: a randomized clinical trial comparing two different energy levels.

Ioppolo, F; Tattoli, M; Di Sante, L; Attanasi, C; Venditto, T; Servidio, M; Cacchio, A; Santilli, V.

Phys Ther. 2012 Nov;92(11):1376-85.

PMID: 22745199 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Extracorporeal+Shock-Wave+Therapy+for+Supraspinatus+Calcifying+Tendinitis%3A+A+Randomized+Clinical+Trial+Comparing+Two+Different+Energy+Levels

 

Shockwave treatment for medial tibial stress syndrome in athletes; a prospective controlled study

Moen MH, Rayer S, Schipper M, Schmikli S, Weir A, Tol JL, Backx FJ.

Br J Sports Med. 2012 Mar; 46(4): 253-7. Epub 2011 Mar 9.

PMID: 21393260 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21393260

 

Raman study of the shockwave effect on collagens.

Cárcamo, JJ; Aliaga, AE; Clavijo, RE; Brañes, MR; Campos-Vallette, MM.

Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 2012 Feb;86:360-5.

PMID: 22079890 [Indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Raman+Study+of+the+Shockwave+Effect+on+Collagens

 

Trigger points - Diagnosis and treatment concepts with special reference to extracorporeal shockwaves (Article in German)

Gleitz M, Hornig K.

Orthopade. 2012 Feb; 41(2): 113-25. German.

PMID: 22349369 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22349369

 

Ultrasonographic evaluation of low energy extracorporeal pulse activated therapy (EPAT) for chronic plantar fasciitis

Gordon R, Wong C, Crawford EJ.

Foot Ankle Int. 2012 Mar; 33(3): 202-7.

PMID: 22734281 [PubMed - in process]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22734281

 

High-energy focussed extracorporeal shockwave therapy reduces pain in plantar fibromatosis (Ledderhose's disease)

Knobloch K, Vogt PM.

BMC Res Notes. 2012 Oct 2; 5(1): 2101791285670485.

PMID: 23031080 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23031080

 

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy improves the walking ability of patients with peripheral artery disease and intermittent claudication

Serizawa F, Ito K, Kawamura K, Tsuchida K, Hamada Y, Zukeran T, Shimizu T, Akamatsu D, Hashimoto M, Goto H, Watanabe T, Sato A, Shimokawa H, Satomi S.

Circ J. 2012 May 25; 76(6): 1486-93. Epub 2012 Mar 3.

PMID: 22447002 [PubMed - in process]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22447002

 

Extra-corporeal pulsed-activated therapy ("EPAT" sound wave) for Achilles tendinopathy: a prospective study

Saxena A, Ramdath S Jr, O'Halloran P, Gerdesmeyer L, Gollwitzer H.

J Foot Ankle Surg. 2011 May-Jun; 50(3): 315-9. Epub 2011 Mar 15.

PMID: 21406328 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21406328

 

Calcific tendinitis of the shoulder (Article in German)

Diehl P, Gerdesmeyer L, Gollwitzer H, Sauer W, Tischer T.

Orthopade. 2011 Aug; 40(8): 733-46.

PMID: 21814884 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21814884

 

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy in pillar pain after carpal tunnel release: a preliminary study

Romeo P, d'Agostino MC, Lazzerini A, Sansone VC.

Ultrasound Med Biol. 2011 Oct; 37(10): 1603-8. Epub 2011 Aug 19.

PMID: 21856074 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21856074

 

Comparison of radial versus focused extracorporeal shock waves in plantar fasciitis using functional measures

Lohrer H, Nauck T, Dorn-Lange NV, Schöll J, Vester JC.

Foot Ankle Int. 2010 Jan; 31(1): 1-9.

PMID: 20067715 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20067715

 

Extracorporeal shockwaves versus surgery in the treatment of pseudoarthrosis of the carpal scaphoid

Notarnicola A, Moretti L, Tafuri S, Gigliotti S, Russo S, Musci L, Moretti B.

Ultrasound Med Biol. 2010 Aug; 36(8): 1306-13.

PMID: 20691920 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20691920

 

Shock waves in the treatment of stress fractures

Moretti B, Notarnicola A, Garofalo R, Moretti L, Patella S, Marlinghaus E, Patella V.

Ultrasound Med Biol. 2009 Jun; 35(6): 1042-9. Epub 2009 Feb 25.

PMID: 19243882 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19243882

 

Extracorporeal shock-wave therapy compared with surgery for hypertrophic long-bone nonunions

Cacchio A, Giordano L, Colafarina O, Rompe JD, Tavernese E, Ioppolo F, Flamini S, Spacca G, Santilli V.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Nov; 91(11): 2589-97.

PMID: 19884432 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19884432

 

A neural model for chronic pain and pain relief by extracorporeal shock wave treatment

Wess OJ.

Urol Res. 2008 Dec; 36(6): 327-34. Epub 2008 Oct 7.

PMID: 18839163 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18839163

 

Repetitive shock wave therapy for lateral elbow tendinopathy (tennis elbow): a systematic and qualitative analysis

Rompe JD, Maffulli N.

Br Med Bull. 2007; 83: 355-78. Epub 2007 Jul 11.

PMID: 17626054 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17626054

 

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for chronic painful heel syndrome: a prospective, double blind, randomized trial assessing the efficacy of a new electromagnetic shock wave device

Gollwitzer H, Diehl P, von Korff A, Rahlfs VW, Gerdesmeyer L.

J Foot Ankle Surg. 2007 Sep-Oct; 46(5): 348-57.

PMID: 17761319 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17761319

 

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy in the treatment of chronic tendinopathies

Sems A, Dimeff R, Iannotti JP.

J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2006 Apr; 14(4): 195-204.

PMID: 16585361 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16585361

 

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy without local anesthesia for chronic lateral epicondylitis

Pettrone FA, McCall BR.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2005 Jun; 87(6): 1297-304.

PMID: 15930540 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15930540

 

Shock wave therapy for chronic Achilles tendon pain: a randomized placebo-controlled trial

Costa ML, Shepstone L, Donell ST, Thomas TL.

Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2005 Nov; 440: 199-204.

PMID: 16239807 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16239807

 

Plantar Fasciitis

Saxena A, Fullem B.

Am J Sports Med. 2004 Apr-May; 32(3): 662-5

PMID: 15090382 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=15090382

 

[3D-navigated high energy shockwave therapy and axis correction after failed distraction treatment of congenital tibial pseudarthrosis. Article in German]

Schatz, KD; Nehrer, S; Dorotka, R; Kotz, R.

Orthopade. 2002 Jul;31(7):663-6.

PMID: 12219665 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Treatment+of+Pseudarthrosis%2C+3D+navigated+high-energy+ESWT+(German)

 

Effects of shock waves on the microcirculation in critical limb ischemia(CLI) (8-week study)

De Sanctis MT, Belcaro G, Nicolaides AN, Cesarone MR, Incandela L, Marlinghaus E, Griffin M, Capodanno S, Ciccarelli R.

Angiology. 2000 Aug; 51(8 Pt 2): S69-78.

PMID: 10959513 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10959513