ESWT


Also found in: Medical.
AcronymDefinition
ESWTExtracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy
ESWTEnergy Shock Wave Therapy (medical therapy)
ESWTEndurance Shuttle Walk Test (pulmonology)
ESWTExcellence Shock Wave Therapy (est. 2000; Woodstown, NJ)
ESWTEuropean Survey on Working Time and Work-Life Balance
References in periodicals archive ?
Therefore, this study was conducted to evaluate and compare the effectiveness of ESWT and low-intensity laser therapy in lateral epicondylitis treatment.
The purpose of this study was to compare the efficacy of local steroid injection and ESWT in the treatment of plantar fasciitis.
However, the PRP group showed statistically significant improvement over the ESWT group in VISA-P and VAS scores at 6 and 12 month follow-up and in the modified Blazina scale at 12 month follow-up.
ESWT improves pain and function scores and may also relieve pain in patients with recalcitrant PF pain.
The use of ESWT for horses has been evaluated at a number of veterinary schools, including Iowa State University, the University of Tennessee, Purdue University, the University of Wisconsin, Colorado State University, and the University of California at Davis.
For the ESWT tests it is recommended that 40 minutes be allowed (Revill et al.
These results successfully demonstrated the efficacy of periosteum stimulated by ESWT technology for bone generation.
Another trend is that patients with conditions that lead to poor tissue quality such as fibromyalgia and irritable bowel syndrome tend to be less responsive to ESWT.
Preclinical data published in Archives of Orthopedic Trauma Surgery showed that dermaPACE prevented and repaired osteoarthritis damage, suggesting that early application of the Company's ESWT technology provides a chondroprotective effect to prevent osteoarthritis onset.
Located in the Tano Basin, 15-35 km off the coast of Ghana, ESWT has discovered three fields viz Tano North, Tano West and Tano South.