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NBATA DR. Sampson speaks on shockwave therapy for athletes

Dr. Steven Sampson to Speak at the NBA Combine This Weekend in Chicago, IL on Shockwave Therapy for Athletes

It’s great the see the growing interest in shockwave (ESWT) by the NBATA featuring some of the brightest minds in sports medicine. Many medical innovations like PRP, get a boost from awareness in the sports realm. Shockwave is a safe, evidence based, and minimally invasive tool for musculoskeletal injuries. Similarly to PRP injections, it triggers […]

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study on radial shockwave therapy for meniscus tears

New study from AJSM: Radial Shockwave Therapy improves blood flow to avascular region of knee meniscus tears in rat model.

While this is not the 1st AJSM study showing that shockwave therapy can boost blood flow to the meniscus: (https://lnkd.in/g5FXHHj2), this new paper uses a radial pressure wave device single session to stimulate healing of the meniscus. It modulated inflammation and alleviated cartilage degeneration. Via mechanotransduction, shockwave amplifies blood flow & induces cell signaling/metabolism to

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MSCs for spinal cord injuries clinical trial

New study from Mayo Clinic on autologous adipose derived culture expanded MSCs for Spinal Cord Injury (SCI)

As a physiatrists during residency, we trained on SCI and always wondered if there was a better way to shift the paradigm from palliative to treatment focused care. (Including most musculoskeletal conditions). According to a phase I clinic trial published by the Mayo Clinic, this shift may be underway. Authors from the Mayo clinic recently published a

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PRP therapy has better outcomes compared to other nonoperative alternatives

AJSM: PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma) Demonstrates Significant Advantage Over Hyaluronic Acid & Conservative Treatments for Knee OA

Check out this new publication in the American Journal of Sports Medicine (AJSM). The systematic review and meta-analysis included outcomes from 1993 patients. PRP demonstrated a significantly higher rate of successful outcomes compared with hyaluronic acid (HA) as well as higher rates of patient-reported symptom relief, not requiring a reintervention after the initial injection treatment,

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extracorporeal shockwave therapy

Dr. Steven Sampson Publishes New Article on Shockwave Use for Athletes and Physically Active Individuals!

This publication by Dr. Sampson & his colleagues in the British Journal of Sports Medicine (BJSM) is the 1st of its kind summarizing all of the peer reviewed papers on extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) use in athletes and active individuals. It serves as a great reference for Athletic trainers, Physical therapists, Sports Med, Orthopedic, Pain, and

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acoustic shockwave therapy cost

Acoustic Shockwave Therapy Cost: What Factors Determine Price?

Acoustic shockwave therapy is a non-invasive treatment that has gained popularity in recent years for its effectiveness in treating various musculoskeletal conditions. This innovative therapy uses high-energy sound waves to stimulate the body’s natural healing process, promoting tissue growth and reducing pain. However, one common concern among potential patients is the cost of acoustic shockwave

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