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SoftWave TRT Lands Prestigious VA Contract Revolutionizing Pain and Wound Management for Veterans

In a significant step forward for veterans' healthcare, SoftWave Tissue Regeneration Technologies (SoftWave TRT) has...
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Seven Trends in Healing for 2023

Smith, William The pace of innovation in regenerative medicine keeps getting faster. At clinics across...
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Acoustic Field of a Ballistic Shock Wave Therapy Device

Abstract—Shock wave therapy (SWT) refers to the use of focused shock waves for treatment of...
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Technology Assessment “Wound Care” dermagold100

MTS-Science – ​Acute wounds are caused exogenously by traumatic (e.g. mechanical, chemical, thermical) or iatrogenic (e.g. surgical)...
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Original hypothesis: Extracorporeal shockwaves as a homeostatic autoimmune restorative treatment (HART) for Type 1 diabetes mellitus

Mononuclear invasion of Langerhans islet and the ensuing insulitis triggers signal-transduction for the autoimmune mediated...
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Cellular mechanotransduction: putting all the pieces together again

Vascular Biology Program, Departments of Pathology and Surgery, Harvard Medical School and Children’s Hospital, Boston,...
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Spark Wave® Therapy Improves Cardiac Function

Ischemic heart disease remains the leading cause of mortality (12.7%) worldwide, causing more than 7...
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Focused high‐energy extracorporeal shockwaves as supplemental treatment in a rabbit model of fracture‐related infection

Focused high‐energy extracorporeal shockwave therapy (fhESWT) is used to improve fracture healing in cases of...
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Current concepts of shockwave therapy in stress fractures

Stress fractures are common painful conditions in athletes, usually associated to biomechanical overloads. Low risk...
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Mechano-transduction effect of shock waves in the treatment of lumbar facet joint pain:Comparative effectiveness evaluation

(Charles University in Prague, 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Prague, Czech Republic Center...
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Effect of Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT) on Pulpal Blood Flow After Orthodontic Treatment: A Randomized Clinical Trial

The effect of non-invasive extracorporeal shockwaves on pulpal blood flow in orthodontic patients who have...
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Ultrasound Brain Stimulation Piloted in Alzheimer Study

Patients with probable Alzheimer disease (AD) had sustained memory improvements months after ultrasound brain stimulation...
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Shockwave therapy in stress fractures

Stress fractures are common painful conditions in athletes, usually associated to biomechanical overloads. Low risk stress...
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ESWT in skin & aesthetic indications

ESWT in skin graft epithelialization 3 days faster healing. Click here to read more.
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Spark Wave® Therapy Improves Full Thickness Skin Defects

Skin grafting is one of the most common treatment options for permanent replacement of lost...
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A study to identify the potential effects of extracorporeal shockwave therapy alone and in combination with Avastin.

Breast cancer is characterized by rapid aberrant growth of tissue in the mammary glands. The...
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Prof. M. Kravchik. Focused shockwave therapy in the treatment of the spine. Oxford, UK Non-invasive treatment of herniated discs by focused shock wave therapy

 (​Non-invasive treatment of herniated discs by focused shockwave therapy) – In orthopedic practice meets a number...
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The Biologic Effects of SoftWaves™and Rationale for Spine and Brain Therapy

Shock waves are defined as types of acoustic pressure waves that develop during sudden releases...
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Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) in the treatment of atrophic non-unions of femoral shaft fractures

Introduction: As of now, the role of extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) in the treatment of...
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Shock wave treatment reduces neuronal degeneration upon spinal cord ischemia vi a Toll-like receptor 3 dependent mechanism

Lobenwein et al. 4th ISMST Basic Research Meeting in Vienna, Austria Click here to read...
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Temporal and spatial expression of BMP-2 in sub-chondral bone of necrotic femoral heads in rabbits by use of extracorporeal shock waves

Extracorporeal shock wave treatment has been used successfully for the treatment of avascular necrosis of...
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Principles of Shock Wave Therapy

John A. Ogden, MD; Anna Tóth-Kischkat, PhD; and Reiner Schultheiss, PhD Click here to read...
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Low Intensity Shock Wave Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction-How Long Does the Effect Last?

PubMed (Urology Department, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat-Gan, Israel; Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine,...
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Effectiveness of shock wave therapy: implementation of a soft wide focus applicator in patients with erectile dysfunction

MTS-Science Low-intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy (LI-ESWT) is of great clinical interest for the treatment...
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Acoustic stimulation and tropism on skeletal muscles: Tissue resilience & regeneration in sports and ageing

Kenneth Craig Vincent, Wolfgang Schaden, Laupepa Aposetolo Karalus, Jacqueline Craig Huges, Daniel Poratt – The ‘Niche’ is...
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Effects of Shock Waves on Expression of IL-6, IL-8, MCP-1, and TNF- alpha Expression by Human Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts: An In Vitro Study

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) can modulate cell behavior through mechanical information transduction. Human periodontal...
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Impact of extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) on orthodontic tooth movement—a randomized clinical trial​

This randomized clinical trial investigated the effect of extracorporeal shock waves on the amount of...
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UGA In vitro study: ESWT treatment of platelets causes increased release of growth factors

Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) are both used for the treatment of...
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Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) for wound healing : Technology, mechanisms, and clinical efficacy

Mittermayr R, Antonic V, Hartinger J et al .Wound Repair Regen. 2012 Jul;20(4):456-65 Click here to...
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Alteration of inflammatory response by shock wave therapy leads to reduced calcification of decellularized aortic xenografts in mice

Tissue-engineered xenografts represent a promising treatment option in heart valve disease. However, inflammatory response leading...
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Extracorporeal shockwave therapy shows site-specific effects in osteoarthritis of the knee in rats

Methods: Sixty SD rats were divided into five groups. Group I was the control and...
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Shock Wave Therapy Enhances Mitochondrial Delivery into Target Cells and Protects against Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

The respiratory system (i.e., oral-nasal-laryngeal tract, bronchus, trachea, and alveolar sacs in the lungs) is...
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Shock wave therapy for systemic sclerosis

We studied the effects of ESWT in 8 SSc female patients who received 4 consecutive...
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Efficacy of Unfocused Medium-Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (MI-ESWT) for Plantar Fasciitis

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) is a promising treatment for plantar fasciitis (PF), however, treatment...
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​Mesenchymal stem cell-dependent formation of heterotopic tendon-bone insertions (osteotendinous junctions)

Ligament-to-bone and tendon-to-bone interfaces (entheses, osteotendinous junctions [OTJs]) serve to dissipate stress between soft tissue...
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​Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) ameliorates healing of tibial fracture non-union unresponsive to conventional therapy

Tibial non-unions are common cause of demanding revision surgeries and are associated with a significant...
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Shock Wave Therapy Compared with Intramedullary Screw Fixation for Nonunion of Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Metaphyseal-Diaphyseal Fractures

The current ‘‘gold standard’’ for treatment of chronic fracture nonunion in the metaphyseal-diaphyseal region of...
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Evidence supporting extracorporeal shockwave therapy for acute and chronic soft tissue wounds

From Henry M. Jackson Foundation for Advancement in Military Medicine, Rockville, MD; Combat Wound Initiative...
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Unfocused extracorporeal shock waves induce anabolic effects in osteoporotic rats

Van der Jagt et al.Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 31(5), 768–775. https://doi.org/10.1002/jor.22258. Click here to read more.
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The Roll of Spark Waves in the Management of Chronic Wounds.

Antibiotic-resistant bacterial colonies often produce biofilms (a defensive mechanism that creates a physical protective barrier...
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Improvement of adipose tissue–derived cells by low-energy extracorporeal shock wave therapy

Cell-based therapies with autologous adipose tissue–derived cells have shown great potential in several clinical studies...
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​Spark Waves® in Neurodegenerative Diseases – Concept for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease

The use of non-invasive brain therapies has become a hot topic recently. Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s...
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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy for Treatment of Vulvodynia: A prospective, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study

Currently, there are no effective therapy strategies for idiopathic, non-organic vulvodynia in women. ESWT (extracorporeal...
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Shock Wave Treatment Protects From Neuronal Degeneration via a Toll-Like Receptor 3 Dependent Mechanism: Implications of a First-Ever Causal Treatment for Ischemic Spinal Cord Injury

Background-—Paraplegia following spinal cord ischemia represents a devastating complication of both aortic surgery and endovascular...
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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy

Dealing with pain can be incredibly frustrating, especially when OTC pain medications don’t help much...
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Sports medicine practitioners embrace benefits of extracorporeal shock wave therapy

Mayo Clinic – Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) is a noninvasive treatment that involves delivery of shock...
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Biological mechanism of shockwave in bone

Shockwave is a rapid, short duration acoustic wave that carries energy and can propagate through...
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Review of the Current Status of Low Intensity Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (Li-ESWT) in Erectile Dysfunction (ED)

Peyronie’s Disease (PD), and Sexual Rehabilitation After Radical Prostatectomy With Special Focus on Technical Aspects...
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Effectiveness of the Electromagnetic Shock Wave Therapy in the Treatment of Cellulite

Nowadays, the search for the ideal body is related to internal dissatisfactions that generate low...
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Sound Frequency Healing: The Spark of Life

By: Dr. Matt DiDuro How Sound Frequency Healing Works SoftWave’s sound frequency healing technology, known...
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Treatment of stress urinary incontinence with low-intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy in a vaginal balloon dilation induced rat model

To investigate the outcomes and mechanisms of low-intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy (Li-ESWT) on stress...
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The effect of shock waves on in vitro cartilage development in silk scaffolds

Szwarc et al. 4th ISMST Basic Research Meeting in Vienna, Austria Click here to read...
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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy for Digital Ulcers of Systemic Sclerosis: A Phase 2 Pilot Study

Patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc) often display Raynaud’s phenomenon and digital skin ulcers. As these...
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Selective sensitiveness of mesenchymal stem cells to shock waves leads to anticancer effect in human cancer cell co-cultures

Mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) possess the distinctive feature of homing in on and engrafting into...
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Peripheral Nerve Regeneration

Most people are familiar with the central nervous system, i.e. the brain and spinal cord,...
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Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for nonunion of the tibia

Delayed and nonunion of the tibia are not uncommon in orthopedic practice. Multiple methods of...
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The Influence of Shockwave Therapy on Orthodontic Tooth Movement Induced in the Rat

The application of orthodontic force evokes an inflammatory reaction resulting in tooth movement. Shockwave therapy...
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Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy Enhances Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor Expression through PERK/ATF4 Signaling Pathway

Low-intensity extracorporeal shock wave therapy (Li-ESWT) is used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction, but...
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Randomized control of extracorporeal shock wave therapy versus placebo for chronic decubitus ulceration

Anna M Larking, Sophie Duport Institute of Neuropalliative Rehabilitation, Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability, Michael Clinton...
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Limited shock wave therapy vs sham treatment in men with Peyronie’s disease: results of a prospective randomized controlled double-blind trial

Sudhanshu Chitale, Mohammed Morsey, Louise Swift* and Krishna Sethia Department of Urology, Norfolk & Norwich...
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Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of coccydynia: a series of 23 cases

(Yousef Marwan, • Bashar Dahrab • Ali Esmaeel • Samir Abdulrazik Ibrahim • Jassim Al-Failakawi)...
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ESWT for resident stress fractures in athletes.

Stress fractures are major concerns with athletes. It is sometimes difficult to repair, resulting in...
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ESWT affects Schwann cell phenotype in vitro and in vivo thereby accelerating nerve regeneration

Hercher et al.TERMIS World Congress 2018 in Kyoto, Japan Click here to read more.
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Alternatives to Cortisone Shots

If you have a patient with debilitating joint pain, you may have recommended or administered...
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Effect of Low-energy Extracorporeal Shock Waves on Orthodontic Tooth Movement and Miniscrew Stability

Megan BruzanMegan The low-energy extracorporal shockwave is a scientifically approved method to activate respectively increase...
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Impact of extracorporeal shock-wave therapy on the stability of temporary anchorage devices in adults: A single-center, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial

In this randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial, we investigated the effect of noninvasive extracorporeal shock waves...
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Efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) for males chronic pelvic pain syndrome

A phase III, randomized, double blind controlled with placebo study – (MTS-Science) – Chronic Prostatitis/ Chronic...
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COVID-19 pneumonia: different respiratory treatment for different phenotypes?

The Surviving Sepsis Campaign panel (ahead of print, DOI: 10.1007/s00134-020-06022-5) recently recommended that “mechanically ventilated...
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Elucidating the molecular mechanisms underlying cardiac shock wave therapy

Swarc et al. 20th ISMST Congress in San Sebastian, Spain Abstract P28 Click here to...
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Evaluation of the LithoGold LG-380 lithotripter: in vitro acoustic characterization and assessment of renal injury in the pig model

Pishchalnikov et al.Journal of Endourology / Endourological Society, 27(5), 631–9. https://doi.org/10.1089/end.2012.0611. Click here to read more.
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​Therapeutic effects of Low intensity extracorporeal low energy shock wave therapy (LiESWT) on stress urinary incontinence

This study aimed to evaluate the therapeutic effects of Low intensity extracorporeal low energy shock...
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The Basic Science Behind Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction

A Systematic Scoping Review of Pre-Clinical Studies – Using Cochrane’s methodologic recommendations on scoping studies and...
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Alternatives to Surgery

Many people with injuries or chronic pain may feel as though surgery is their only...
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Lithotriptor, Extracorporeal Shock-Wave, Urological – LithoGoldMassager, Therapeutic, Electric – DermaGold; OrthoGold; UroGoldMassager, Therapeutic, Electric –...
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Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) e First choice treatment of fracture non-unions?

Fracture non-unions are still a challenging problem in orthopedics. The treatment of non-unions remains highly...
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Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) First choice treatment of fracture non-unions?

Fracture non-unions are still a challenging problem in orthopedics. The treatment of non-unions remains highly...
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Penile low intensity shock wave therapy for PDE5i non responders: A prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled study

Fundació Puigvert, Barcelona, Spain European Congress of Andrology, Rotterdam, Netherlands Click here to read more.
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Serum Proteomic Analysis of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy–Enhanced Diabetic Wound Healing in a Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetes Model

This study investigated the plasma protein expression in the extracorporeal shock wave therapy group and...
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Shock wave therapy alone has no impact on cancer growth

Cancer remains one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality throughout the world. Several...
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Cellulite and focused extracorporeal shockwave therapy for non-invasive body contouring: a randomized trial.

Focused extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) has been demonstrated to improve wound healing and skin regeneration such as in burn...
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Optimal timing of extracorporeal shock wave treatment to protect ischemic tissue

Enhancement of flap survival through extracorporeal shock wave treatment (ESWT) is a promising new technique;...
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Extracorporeal shockwave therapy induces alveolar bone regeneration

Sathishkumar S, Meka A, Dawson D et al.J dent Res. 2008 Jul;87 Click here to read...
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Direct epicardial shock wave therapy improves ventricular function and induces angiogenesis in ischemic heart failure

Zimpfer D, Aharinejad S, Holfeld J, et al.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009; 137(4):963-970 Click here to...
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Molecular changes in diabetics foot ulcers

The Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College...
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The Applied Mechanical Vibration as Extracorporeal Shock Wave

Maria Cristina D’Agostino, Simona Maria Carmignano, and Andrea Saggini Click here to read more.
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Unfocused extracorporeal shockwave therapy diminishes bone loss in rats

van der Jagt OP, Schaden W, van Schie H et al.Orthopaedic Research Society. 2008; Poster No....
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Cleveland Clinic – Low Intensity Shockwaves In Urology

Cleveland Clinic Daniel Shoskes, MD – As urologists, we have decades of experience with extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy for...
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Extracorporeal shock wave therapy surpresses the early proinflammatory immune response to a severe cutaneous burn injury

Davis T, Stojadinovic A, Anam K, et al.Int Wound J. 2009; 6:11-21 Click here to read...
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Analysis of heart injury laboratory parameters in 273 COVID-19 patients in one hospital in Wuhan, China

Since December, 2019, an outbreak of pneumonia caused by a novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) has raised...
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Equine extracorporeal shock wave therapy

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) is an accepted form of treatment for chronic cases of...
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Ultrasound and shock-wave stimulation to promote axonal regeneration following nerve surgery

A systematic review and meta-analysis of preclinical studies – Limited regeneration after nerve injury often leads...
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Shock wave treatment for in vitro engineering applications

Weihs et al. 4th ISMST Basic Research Meeting in Vienna, Austria Click here to read...
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ESWT for retracting scars of the hand

Department of Medical Sciences, Oral and Biotechnology, ‘‘G. D’Annunzio’’ University, Chieti, Italy;  Department of Dermatology,...
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The Role of Shockwaves in the Enhancement of Bone Repair – From Basic Principles to Clinical Application

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy is a treatment modality, originally introduced into the clinic as lithotripsie, which...
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Comparative SWT Data to Evaluate Competing Technologies in the Treatment of Penile Connective Tissue for Improved Erectile Function

MTS Medical – First comparative report for MTS/TRT UroGold, (unfocused shockwaves “SoftWaves” ) and Radial/Ballistic waves,...
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Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) for the treatment of spasticity in persons with spinal cord injury

(Swiss Paraplegic Centre Nottwil) – Spasticity is the most problematic self-reported secondary medical problem in patients...
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Extracorporeal shock wave treatment of capsular fibrosis after mammary augmentation

Preliminary results – (Caritas-Krankenhaus St. Josef, Klinik f ü r Plastische und Ä sthetische, Hand- und...
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Shockwave therapy differentially stimulates endothelial cells: implications on the control of inflammation via toll-like receptor 3

(Johannes Holfeld, Can Tepeköylü, Radoslaw Kozaryn, Anja Urbschat, Kai Zacharowski, Michael Grimm, and Patrick Paulus)...
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Variable Sound-Fields of Electro-Hydraulic Extracorporeal Shockwave Applicators

Cyrill Slezak Beijing, May 24TH, 2019 Click here to read more.
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The Use of Shock Waves in Peripheral Nerve Regeneration:New Perspectives?

Low-energy extracorporeal shock wave treatment (ESWT) is a relatively new therapeutic tool that is widely...
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Effect of shockwave therapy on orthodontic tooth movement

ESWT delays orthodontic tooth movement in rats and promotes osteoblast and osteoclast differentiation.​ Click here...
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Alteration Of Inflammatory Response By Shock Wave Therapy Leads To Reduced Calcification Of Decellularized Aortic Xenografts In Mice.

Tissue-engineered xenografts represent a promising treatment option in heart valve disease. However, inflammatory response leading...
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Erectile Dysfunction and the Shocking Truth: Is Shockwave Therapy Effective

American Urological Association 2017 – American Urological Association. Dr. Tom Lue addressing erectile dysfunction during...
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Benefit of combined extracorporeal shock wave and bone marrow-derived endothelial progenitor cells in protection against critical limb ischemia in rats

We hypothesized that combined treatment with extracorporeal shock wave and bone marrow-derived endothelial progenitor cells...
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Extracorporeal shockwave therapy for treatment of keloid scars

Center for Shockwave Medicine and Tissue Engineering, Department of Orthopedic Surgery/Sports Medicine, Kaohsiung Chang Gung...
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Can cellulite be treated with low-energy extracorporeal shock wave therapy?

The present study investigates the effects of low-energy defocused extracorporeal generated shock waves on collagen...
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Radial Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy to Support Breathing In Case of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A Case Report

Many patients with Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) suffer from shortness of breath and severe chest...
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The Role of Extracorporeal Shockwave Treatment in Musculoskeletal Disorders

Shockwave therapy was originally developed to disintegrate urinary stones 4 decades ago1 . Since then,...
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Peyronie’s disease and low intensity shock wave therapy: Clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction rate in an open-label single arm prospective study in Australian men

Eric Chung, University of Queensland, Department of Urology, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, AndroUrology Centre, St...
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MTS Spark WaveTM Technology and its mechanism of action in wound management

MTS-Science​  – Diabetic foot ulcers are one of the most serious complications of diabetes mellitus and...
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Pilot Trial, First Report Worldwide for Li-SWT (unfocused SoftWaves) For the Treatment of Testicles to Improve Testicular Size and Function.

Tissue Regeneration Technologies – A four patient pilot trial was conducted in 2018 including four...
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Comparative analysis of angiogenic gene expression in normal and impaired wound healing in diabetic mice: Effects of extracorporeal shock wave therapy

Zins et al.Angiogenesis, 13(4), 293–304. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10456-010-9186-9. Abstract Impaired wound healing is a persistent clinical problem which...
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Extracorporeal Acoustic Wave Therapy and Multiple Symmetric Lipomatosis

Carlotta Scarpa, MD, PhD, Vincenzo Vindigni, MD, PhD, and Franco Bassetto, MD Acoustic waves are mechanical waves...
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Alternative Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction with the Urogold 100™

MTS Science Published on Jun 21, 2016 – The improvement of Erectile Dysfunction through the treatment with...
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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy for Hypertrophic Scars

Hypertrophic scars cause aesthetic concerns and negatively affect the quality of life. A gold standard...
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FUNDAMENTALS OF VIBRATION-INDUCED, CELL POLARIZING TREATMENT MALIGNER DISEASES

Professor Dr.-Ing. habil. Axel E. Theuer Click here to read more.
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Extracorporeal shockwave therapy as supplemental therapy for closure of large full thickness defects – Rat full -thickness skin graft model

Antonic et al., 2018Wound medicine 20 (2018) 1-6https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wndm.2017.11.0012018 Click here to read more.
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Extracorporeal shock wave therapy effectively prevented diabetic neuropathy

We tested the hypothesis that extracorporeal shock wave (ECSW) therapy can effectivelyprotect sciatic nerve (SN)...
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​Role of extracorporeal shock wave therapy in management of Peyronie’s disease: A preliminary report

Rajendra Kashinath Shimpi, Ravi Jineshkumar Jain Department of Urology and Genito-Urinary Surgery, Ruby Hall Clinic,...
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Effect of Electrohydraulic Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy on the Repair of Bone Defects Grafted with Particulate Allografts

This study determined the effect of electrohydraulic extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) on the healing of...
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Epicardial shock-wave therapy improves ventricular function in a porcine model of ischaemic heart disease.

Previously we have shown that epicardial shock-wave therapy improves left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) in...
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Preoperative Shockwave Therapy Improves Wound Healing – (Med Esthetics Mag​)

A prospective, randomized, double‐blinded, controlled pilot trial of 24 abdominoplasty patients revealed that preoperative application...
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Prospective Randomized Trial of Accelerated Re-Epithelization of Skin Graft Donor Sites Using Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy

Christian Ottomann, MD, Bernd Hartmann, MD, Josh Tyler, MD, Heike Maier, MD, Richard Thiele, MD,Wolfgang...
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Lateral epicondylitis: This is still a main indication for extracorporeal shockwave therapy

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) is used in a number of indications in the medical field....
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Shock Wave Therapy for ED: Does It Work?

For men, erectile dysfunction (ED) can be a challenge, causing feelings of frustration, anxiety, and...
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Effects of the extracorporeal shock wave therapy on the skin: an experimental study

Thayná Melo de Lima Morais, Patrícia Froes Meyer, Liliane Santos de Vasconcellos, Julio Costa e Silva, Ito Ferreira e...
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Low-energy shock waves treatment induces angiogenesis in ischemic muscle by stimulation of Toll-like receptor 3 signalling

Holfeld et al. 4th ISMST Basic Research Meeting in Vienna, Austria Click here to read...
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Managing Pain with Shockwave Therapy for Muscles

Shock therapy for muscles is a revolutionary technique that’s been making waves in the medical...
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How to Manage Pain Without Drugs

Pain is a natural part of life and serves a purpose by signaling to us...
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The Physics of Shock Wave Lithotripsy

Shock wave lithotripsy (SWL) was introduced in the 1980s for the treatment of urinary stones...
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SoftWave TRT Selected to Exhibit DermaGold at Vizient Innovative Technology Exchange

SoftWave TRT has been selected to exhibit at the Vizient Innovative Technology Exchange.
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Heart Regeneration becomes Reality!

Regeneration of infarcted heart muscle remained a dream of modern medicine despite of comprehensive research...
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Stem Wave Therapy for Knees

Knee pain is a widespread condition that affects a significant portion of the adult population...
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In Situ Activation of Penile Progenitor Cells With Low-Intensity Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy

Journal of Sexual Medicine (Guiting Lin MD PhD, Amanda B. Reed-Maldonado MD, Bohan Wang MD,...
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4 U. S. Patents issued on July 19, 2022

SoftWave officially has been granted 4 new patents as of July 19, 200. They include...
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SoftWave Tissue Regeneration Technologies Receives Innovative Technology Contract from Vizient For DermaGold®

SoftWave Tissue Regeneration Technologies has received an Innovative Technology contract from Vizient, Inc.
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Shock wave application to cell cultures

Shock waves nowadays are well known for their regenerative effects. Basic research findings showed that...
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How Shockwave Therapy Breaks Down Scar Tissue

The benefits of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) when used to treat chronic and acute...
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Periodontal Cytokines Profile Under Orthodontic Force and Extracorporeal Shock Wave Stimuli in a Rat Model

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy has been used in various clinical conditions as a result of...
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Angiogenic response upon shock wave treatment of the ischaemic muscle

Shock wave therapy (SWT) represents a clinically widely used angiogenic and thus regenerative approach for...
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Extracorporeal shockwave treatment for chronic diabetic foot ulcers

Seventy-two patients with 72 chronic diabetic foot ulcers were randomly divided into two groups of...
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Physical Rehabilitation Using Shockwave Therapy

Injuries can have a serious impact on lifestyle and health, which means that physical rehabilitation...
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Doubts over heart stem-cell therapy

The cells are then injected back into the patient, to help repair damaged tissue. Original...
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Extrakoprorale Stoßwellentherapie am Knochen – Voodoo oder Therapieoption?

Schaden W, Mittermayr R.Jatros Orthopädie & Rheumatologie. 5/2011; 72-74 Click here to read more.
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Natural Remedies for Tendonitis

If you are on a hunt for natural remedies for tendonitis you are in the...
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Shockwave Therapy Of The Heart​

Ischemic heart disease represents a collective term for a continuous disease pathophysiology, ranging from acute...
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Acoustic stimulation and tropism on skeletal muscles: Tissue resilience & regeneration in sports and aging

Director Kompass Health Associates, Centre for Regenerative Health, Sports Performance & Research – Auckland, New...
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Zapping chronic tendon pain

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SoftWave Tissue Regeneration Technologies Receives FDA Clearance for Blood Circulation Increase, Minor Aches and Pains Relief and Connective Tissue Activation

ATLANTA, May 19, 2021 (Newswire) – SoftWave Tissue Regeneration Technologies patented extracorporeal shock wave device called...
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Assessment of IL-1Beta and VEGF Concentration in Rat Model During Orthodontic Tooth Movement and Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy

This study aimed to investigate PDL’s cytokine concentration fluctuations after induction of orthodontic force with...
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Shock wave treatment of muscle stem cells – a new implementation for regeneration

Fuchs et al. 20th ISMST Congress in San Sebastian, Spain Abstract P29 Click here to...
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Motor and Sensory Schwann Cell Phenotype Commitment is Diminished by Extracorporeal Shockwave Treatment in vitro

The gold standard for peripheral nerve regeneration uses a sensory autograft to bridge a motor/sensory...
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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy as an Adjunct Wound Treatment: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Robert Dymarek, PhD, PT; Tomasz Halski, PhD, PT; Kuba Ptaszkowski, PhD, PT; Lucyna Slupska, PhD,...
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Shockwave Therapy for Calcific Tendonitis

Shoulder pain is a prevalent complaint that affects millions of individuals worldwide. In fact, it’s...
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Tissue Activation and Regeneration in Sports Medicine and Bone Pathologies

he physical shaking of the tissue by the shock waves leads to a mechanotransduction; the...
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Benefits of Unfocused Li-ESWT for Erectile Dysfunction and Nocturia

When health issues arise, it is crucial to know what treatment options are available and...
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FDA Devices and Indications

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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy: Current Evidence

The aim of this article is to provide a concise review of the basic science...
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Body shaping with acoustic wave therapy AWT(®)/EPAT(®): randomized, controlled study on 14 subjects.

The objective of this study is to demonstrate the efficacy and safety of AWT(®), combining two different mechanical...
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10 Natural Ways to Find Pain Relief

Chronic pain is a health issue in and of itself, one which affects around 50...
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Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) ‒ First choice treatment of fracture non-unions

Fracture non-unions are still a challenging problem in orthopedics. The treatment of non-unions remains highly...
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Effectiveness of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy to Treat Dystrophic Calcinosis Cutis Ulcers

We report the case of a 78-year-old woman with a history of hypertension, deep vein...
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Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for calcifying tendinitis of the shoulder

We prospectively studied extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) for calcific tendinitis of the shoulder in...
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Effect of shock waves on macrophages

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) is broadly used as a non-surgical therapy in various diseases...
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In Vitro Effects of Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT) on Proliferation and Metabolic Activity of Adult Human Keratinocytes

Ottomann C., Antonic V., Münch S., et al.J Bioengineer & Biomedical Sci 2015, 6:12015 Click here...
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In vitro extracorporeal shock wave treatment has beneficial effects on rat Schwann cell isolation and culture

Schuh et al. 4th ISMST Basic Research Meeting in Vienna, Austria Click here to read...
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Novel Approach to Obtain an Activated Fat Graph

One of the mainstays of facial rejuvenation strategies is volume restoration, which can be achieved...
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Biologic Response

LL37 and shock waves

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Biological mechanism of musculoskeletal shockwaves

Shock waves are defined as types of acoustic pressure waves that develop during sudden releases...
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IVSWT Water Bath V2.0 Manual

The number of in-vitro experiments in shock wave science increases continuously. This fact reflects how...
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Shock wave application to cell cultures

Shock waves nowadays are well known for their regenerative effects. Basic research findings showed that...
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Shockwave treatment enhances cell proliferation and improves wound healing by ATP release coupled extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK) activation

Shock wave treatment accelerates impaired wound healing in diverse clinical situations. However, the mechanisms underlying...
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Shock wave as biological therapeutic tool: from mechanical stimulation to recovery and healing, through mechanotransduction

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) is a form of “mechanotherapy”, that, from its original applications...
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Lohse – Busch ISMST Presentation

High-energy ESW can destroy non myelinated nerves but afterwards there is an even faster regeneration....
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Effect of shock waves on macrophages

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) is broadly used as a non-surgical therapy in various diseases...
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Shockwaves prevent from heart failure after acute myocardial ischemia via RNA/protein complexes

Shock wave treatment (SWT) was shown to induce regeneration of ischaemic myocardium via Toll-like receptor 3 (TLR3)....
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Focused high‐energy extracorporeal shockwaves as supplemental treatment in a rabbit model of fracture‐related infection

Focused high‐energy extracorporeal shockwave therapy (fhESWT) is used to improve fracture healing in cases of...
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Toll-like receptor 3 signalling mediates angiogenic response upon shock wave treatment of ischaemic muscle

Shock wave therapy (SWT) represents a clinically widely used angiogenic and thus regenerative approach for...
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Shockwave therapy differentially stimulates endothelial cells: implications on the control of inflammation via toll-like receptor 3

(Johannes Holfeld, Can Tepeköylü, Radoslaw Kozaryn, Anja Urbschat, Kai Zacharowski, Michael Grimm, and Patrick Paulus)...
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Low energy shock wave therapy induces angiogenesis in acute hind-limb ischemia via VEGF receptor 2 phosphorylation

(​University Hospital for Cardiac Surgery, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria, 2 Division of Clinical and...
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