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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Gollwitzer, H; Diehl, P; von Korff, A; Rahlfs, VW; Gerdesmeyer, L 
Title:
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. 
Abstract:
Published data describing the efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of plantar heel pain provide conflicting results, and optimal treatment guidelines are yet to be determined. To assess the efficacy and safety of extracorporeal shockwave therapy compared with placebo in the treatment of chronic painful heel syndrome with a new electromagnetic device, we undertook a prospective, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial conducted among 40 participants who were...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Foot Ankle Surg 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
46 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
348-57 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1067-2516 
TUM Institution:
dische Klinik und Poliklinik