Spark Wave® Therapy – Therapeutic Option for Spinal Cord Injury

Shock Waves Promote Spinal Cord Repair via TLR3 (Gollmann-Tepeköylü et al., 2020. Department of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria.) Abstract Spinal cord injury (SCI) remains a devastating condition with poor prognosis and very limited treatment options. Affected patients are severely restricted in their daily activities. Shock wave therapy (SWT) has shown potent regenerative […]

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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Treatment: An Emerging Treatment Modality For Retracting Scars of The Hands

Prolonged and abnormal scarring after trauma, burns and surgical procedures often results in a pathologic scar. We evaluated the efficacy of unfocused shock wave treatment, alone or in combination with manual therapy, on retracting scars on the hands. Scar appearance was assessed by means of the modified Vancouver Scar Scale; functional hand mobility was evaluated […]

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Low-energy Shock Wave Therapy Ameriolates Erectile Dysfunction in a Pelvic Neurovascular Injuries Rat Model

New Study from: Prof. Dr. Tom Lue, University of California, San Francisco Low-energy Shock Wave Therapy Ameliorates Erectile Dysfunction in a Pelvic Neurovascular Injuries Rat Model   In this study , Tom Lue and his colleagues wanted to investigate the effects of Low-energy shockwave therapy (LESW) in a trauma-related erectile dysfunction (ED) that “commonly occurs […]

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