SoftWave Literature

SoftWave Literature

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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Shock wave therapy causes increased macrophage recruitment and enhances M2 polarization

Nägele et al. 4th ISMST Basic Research Meeting in Vienna, Austria Click here to read...
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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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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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Shock wave therapy enhances neuronal sprouting and improves neuronal survival

An et al. 4th ISMST Basic Research Meeting in Vienna, Austria Click here to read...
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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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Antimicrobial peptide LL37/RNA complexes stimulate Toll-like receptor 3 upon shock wave therapy

Graber et al. 4th ISMST Basic Research Meeting in Vienna, Austria Click here to read...
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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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The beneficial effects of in vitro shock wave treatment on cardiomyogenesis are energy dependent

Fuchs et al. 4th ISMST Basic Research Meeting in Vienna, Austria Click here to read...
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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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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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Shock wave therapy for osteoinduction

Koolen et al. 20th ISMST Congress in San Sebastian, Spain Abstract P33 Click here to...
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Shock wave treatment reduces neuronal degeneration upon spinal cord ischemia and improves symptomes in a first-in-man trial

Holfeld et al. 20th ISMST Congress in San Sebastian, Spain Abstract P30 Click here to...
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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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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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Case Series of Weekly Low Intensity Shockwave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction

Shoskes et al., Cleveland Clinic, United States 20th ISMST Congress in San Sebastian, Spain Abstract...
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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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Case Series of Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy for Men with Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome

Shoskes et al., Cleveland Clinic, United StatesAUA Congress in Lisbon, Portugal Click here to read...
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Unfocused Low Intensity Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy, Li-ESWT, for Nocturia and Erectile Dysfunction

Sharpe MD, Georgia Urology, Atlanta, USA21th ISMST Congress in Beijing, ChinaAbstract P45 Click here to...
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Variable Sound -Fields of Electro-Hydraulic Extracorporeal Shockwave Applicators

Dr. Slezak et al., Department of Physics Utah Valley University Orem, USA21th ISMST Congress in...
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Shock wave therapy for acute and chronic soft tissue wounds: A feasibilty study

Schaden W, Thiele R, Kolpl C, et al.J Surg Res. 2007; 143:1-12 Click here to read...
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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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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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Angiogenic response to extracorporeal shock wave treatment in murine skin isografts

Stojadinovic A, Elster E, Anam EA, et al.Angiogenesis. 2008; 11(4):369-380 Click here to read more.
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Unfocused extracorporeal shock wave therapy as potential treatment for osteoporosis

Van der Jagt et al.Journal of Orthopaedic Research : Official Publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society,...
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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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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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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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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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Better lithotripsy on the horizon: an interview with James E. Lingeman, MD.

Yard DH.Renal & Urology News. 2011 Click here to read more.
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Unfocused extracorporeal shock waves induce anabolic effects in rat bone

van der Jagt OP, Piscaer TM, Schaden W, et al.J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011; 93(2):38-48...
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Macrophage migration induces angiogenesis in ischemic myocardium after direct epicardial shock wave treatment

Holfeld et al. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. (2012). doi:10.1055/s-0031-1297858 Click here to read more.
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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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Early angiogenic response to shock waves in a three-dimensional model of human microvascular endothelial cell culture (HMEC-1)

Sansone V, D’Agostino MC, Bonora C, et al.Journal of Biological Regulators & Homeostatic Agents 2012; 26(1):29-37...
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Improved rate of peripheral nerve regeneration induced by extracorporeal shock wave treatment in the rat

Hausner t. et al.Experimental Neurology, 236(2), 363–370. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.expneurol.2012.04.019. Click here to read more.
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Assessment of IL-1β and VEGF concentration in a rat model during orthodontic tooth movement and extracorporeal shock wave therapy

Hazan-Molina H., Reznick AZ., Kaufman H., Aizenbud D.Arch Oral Biol. 2013 Feb;58(2):142-50. Click here to read...
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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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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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Impact of extracorporeal shock-wave therapy on the stability of temporary anchorage devices in adults: a single-center, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial.

Falkensammer et al.Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2014 Oct;146(4):413-22. doi: 10.1016/j.ajodo.2014.06.008. Click here to read...
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Impact of extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) on orthodontic tooth movement-a randomized clinical trial.

Falkensammer et al.Clin Oral Investig. 2014 Dec;18(9):2187-92. doi: 10.1007/s00784-014-1199-0.  Click here to read more.
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In vitro extracorporeal shock wave treatment enhances stemness and preserves multipotency of rat and human adipose-derived stem cells

Schuh et al.Cytotherapy, 16(12), 1666–1678. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcyt.2014.07.005. Click here to read more.
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Effectiveness of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy to treat Dystrophic Calcinosis Cutis

Delgado-Marquez et al.Actas Dermosifiliogr. 2015 Mar;106(2):140-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ad.2014.06.006.  Click here to read more.
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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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Effect of shock waves on macrophages: A possible role in tissue regeneration and remodeling

d’Agostino MC., Sukubo NG., Tibalt W., Respizzi S., Locati M.,Int J Surg. 2015 Dec; 1-72015 Click...
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Epicardial shock-wave therapy improves ventricular function in a porcine model of ischaemic heart disease

Holfeld J., Zimpfer D., Stojadinvic A., et al.J Tissue Eng Regen Med.  Click here to...
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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Treatment: An Emerging Treatment Modality For Retracting Scars of The Hands

Saggini R., Saggini A., Spagnoli A.M.Ultrasound in Med. & Biol. Vol. 42, No. 1, pp....
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The Concept of Spark Wave Therapy (Swt) Assisted Penile Augmentation

Dr. Mirza Niaz Zaman, Kharkiv National Medical University, UkraineJSexMed. May, 2017; e329–e3302016 Click here to read...
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Improvement of adipose tissue-derived cells by low-energy extracorporeal shock wave therapy

Priglinger et al.Cytotherapy. 2017 Sep;19(9):1079-1095. doi: 10.1016/j.jcyt.2017.05.010. Epub 2017 July 19, 2017 Click here to read...
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Optimization of screw fixation in rat bone with extracorporeal shock waves

Koolen et al.Journal of Orthopaedic Research. https://doi.org/10.1002/jor.23615. Click here to read more.
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Shock wave treatment after hindlimb ischaemia results in increased perfusion and M2 macrophage presence

Tepeöylü et al.Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 12(1), e486–e494. https://doi.org/10.1002/term.2317.2018 Click here to read...
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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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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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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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Shock Wave Treatment Enhances Cell Proliferation and Improves Wound Healing by ATP Release-coupled Extracellular Signal-regulated Kinase (ERK) Activation

Shockwave treatment accelerates impaired wound healing in diverse clinical situations. However, the mechanisms underlying the...
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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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Effects of Low-Energy Shockwave Therapy on the Erectile Function and Tissue of a Diabetic Rat Model

Introduction—Low-energy shockwave therapy (LESWT) has been shown to improve erectile function in patients suffering from...
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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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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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Molecular and Cellular Effects of In Vitro Shockwave Treatment on Lymphatic Endothelial Cells

Extracorporeal shockwave treatment was shown to improve orthopaedic diseases and wound healing and to stimulate...
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Extracorporeal Shockwave Treatment Impedes Tooth Movement in Rats

Accelerated tooth movement has been a topic of interest for orthodontic research recently. Surgically facilitated...
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Impact of Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy on Tooth Mobility in Adult Orthodontic Patients: A Randomized Single-Center Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial

This RCT investigated the effect of non-invasive extracorporeal shockwaves on tooth mobility in orthodontic patients...
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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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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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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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Effects of Low-Energy Shock Waves on Oral Bacteria

The objective of the present study was to determine any antibacterial effect of ESWT on...
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Prospective Randomized Phase II Trial of Accelerated Reepithelialization of Superficial Second-Degree Burn Wounds Using Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy

Christian Ottomann, MD,∗ Alexander Stojadinovic, MD, FACS, Philip T. Lavin, PhD, Francis H. Gannon, MD,...
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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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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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Shockwaves Prevent From Heart Failure After Acute Myocardial Ischaemia via RNA/Protein Complexes

Shock wave treatment (SWT) was shown to induce regeneration of ischaemic myocardium via Toll-like receptor...
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Development of a Prognostic Naïve Bayesian Classifier for Successful Treatment of Nonunions

Predictive models permitting individualized prognostication for patients with fracture nonunion are lacking. The objective of...
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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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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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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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Extracorporeal shockwave treatment: A novel tool to improve Schwann cell isolation and culture

As new approaches for peripheral nerve regeneration are sought, there is an increasing demand for...
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