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2015-05-06 16:36:03

ROSEMONT, Ill., May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Shock wave therapy may relieve symptoms in up to 65 percent of patients suffering from chronic

2014-08-15 08:24:20

What can you do for chronic heel pain? ROSEMONT, Ill., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There it is again: that heel pain you feel when you first get up in the morning.

2010-06-25 10:12:00

CHICAGO, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Good news for heel pain patients! This summer, Weil Foot & Ankle Institute is offering a complimentary tool kit for patients who want to stomp out plantar fasciitis, commonly known as heel pain.

2009-09-17 13:26:20

Patients with chronic shoulder pain treated with exercises returned to work sooner than those treated with shockwaves, researchers in Norway said.

2009-09-16 07:26:24

Research: Radial extracorporeal shockwave treatment compared with supervised exercises in patients with subacromial pain syndrome: Single blind randomized study.

2006-07-24 10:25:00

Shock wave therapy does nothing to relieve pain or disability due to tennis elbow, according to a review of ten studies that involved more than 1,000 participants.

2006-04-19 12:58:52

By David Douglas NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Shockwave treatment has recently been tried to alleviate a common cause of heel pain, and in many cases it appears to be helpful with good long-term results, Taiwanese researchers report.

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