SparkWave™ Literature

List of MTS Publications

TitleAuthorJournalYear of Publication
Case Series of Weekly Low Intensity Shockwave Therapy for Erectile DysfunctionShoskes et al., All Cleveland ClinicISMST Abstract. June 2017.2017
The Concept of Spark Wave Therapy (Swt) Assisted Penile AugmentationDr. Mirza Niaz Zaman, Kharkiv National Medical University, UkraineJSexMed. May, 2017; e329–e3302017
Efficacy of extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) for male chronic pelvic pain syndrome: a phase III, randomized, double blind controlled with placebo study

Ramon et al., Quiron Hospital, BarcelonaISMST Poster Session. June 2017.2017
Effectiveness of shock wave therapy: implementation of a soft wide focus applicator in patients with erectile dysfunctionSaffón et al., Boston Medical Group, ColombiaWAS congress Prague.February 2017.2017
Curbelo et al., Andrology Department, Fundació Puigvert / Universidad Autònoma de BarcelonaISMST Abstract.June 2017.2016
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Treatment: An Emerging Treatment Modality For Retracting Scars of The HandsSaggini R., Saggini A., Spagnoli A.M.Ultrasound in Med. & Biol.
Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 185–195
Low-energy Shock Wave Therapy Ameliorates Erectile Dysfunction in a Pelvic Neurovascular Injuries Rat ModelLue TF., Li H. et al.J Sex Med. 2016;13:22e322016
Toll-like receptor 3 signalling mediates angiogenic response upon shock wave treatment of ischaemic muscleHolfeld J., Tepeköylü., et al.Cardiovasc Res. 2016 Feb 1;109(2):331-43.2016
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 InjuryLobenwein D., Tepeköylü C., et al.J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Oct 27;4(10):e0024402015
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
Alteration of inflammatory response by shock wave therapy leads to reduced calcification of decellularized aortic xenografts in miceTepeköylü C., Lobenwein D., Blunder S., et al. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2015 Mar;47(3):e80-90.2015
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
Extracorporeal Shockwaves (ESW) Promote Proliferation and Differentiation of Keratinocytes In vitro-Histology and ImmunohistochemistryAntonic V., Hartmann B., Münch S., et al.J Bioengineer & Biomedical Sci 5:1612015
Shockwave Medicine and Leprosy
The Ultimate Challenge for Skin Regeneration by Mechanotransduction
Leal et al., Fenway Medical Shockwave Medicine Center Unit, Bogota DC, ColombiaISMST Abstract, Milan - Italy, June 20142014
Low energy shock wave therapy induces angiogenesis in acute hind-limb ischemia via VEGF receptor 2 phosphorylationHolfeld J.,Tepeköylü C., Blunder S., et al.PLoS One. 2014 Aug 5;9(8):e1039822014
Shock Wave Treatment Enhances Cell Proliferation and
Improves Wound Healing by ATP Release-coupled
Extracellular Signal-regulated Kinase (ERK) Activation
Weihs AM., Fuchs C., Teuschl AH., et al.J Biol Chem. 2014 Sep 26;289(39):27090-104.2014
Epicardial shock-wave therapy improves ventricular function in a porcine model of ischaemic heart diseaseHolfeld J., Zimpfer D., Stojadinvic A., et al.J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 20142014
Shock wave application to cell culturesHolfeld J., Tepeköylü C., et al.J Vis Exp. 2014 Apr 8;(86).2014
Evaluation of the LithoGold LG-380 lithotripter: in vitro acoustic characterization and assessment of renal injury in the pig modelLingeman JE., McAteer JA., et al.J Endourol. 2013 May;27(5):631-92013
Shockwave Therapy Differentially Stimulates Endothelial Cells: Implications on the Control of Inflammation via Toll-Like Receptor 3Holfeld J., Tepeköylü C,. et al.Inflammation.2013 Feb; 37(1):65-702013
Assessment of IL-1β and VEGF concentration in a rat model during orthodontic tooth movement and extracorporeal shock wave therapyHazan-Molina H., Reznick AZ., Kaufman H., Aizenbud D.Arch Oral Biol. 2013 Feb;58(2):142-50.2013
Chronic ulcers - treatment with unfocused extracorporeal shock wavesSaggini R., Fioramonti P., Bellomo R.G.Eur J Infl. Vol. 11, no. 2, 0-0 2013
Direct epicardial shockwave therapy for regeneration of ischemic myocardium – in-vitro examination of the mechanismHolfeld J, Kapeller B, Tepeköylü F et al. J Cell Mol Med. 2012 Apr; 16(4): 936–9422012
Prospective randomized phase II trial of accelerated reepithelialization of superficial second-degree burn wounds using extracorporeal shock wave therapyOttomann C, Stojadinovic A, Lavin P, et al.Ann Surg. 2012; 255(1):23-92012
Effects of Low-Energy Shockwave Therapy on the Erectile Function and Tissue of a Diabetic Rat ModelLue TF., Qiu X., et al. J Sex Med. 2012;10(3):738-7462012
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):29-372012
Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) for wound healing : Technology, mechanisms, and clinical efficacyMittermayr R, Antonic V, Hartinger J et al . Wound Repair Regen. 2012 Jul;20(4):456-652012
Unfocused extracorporeal shock waves induce anabolic effects in rat bonevan der Jagt OP, Piscaer TM, Schaden W, et al. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011; 93(2):38-482011
Better lithotripsy on the horizon: an interview with James E. Lingeman, MD. Yard DH. Renal & Urology News. 20112011
Evidence supporting extracorporeal shockwave therapy for acute and chronic soft tissue woundsAntonic V, Mittermayr R, Schaden W, et al. Wounds. 2011; 23(7):204-2152011
Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) minimizes ischemic tissue necrosis irrespective of application time and promotes tissue revascularization by stimulating angiogenesisMittermayer R, Hartinger J, Antonic V, et al. Ann Surg. 2011; 253(5):1024-322011
Extrakoprorale Stoßwellentherapie am Knochen – Voodoo oder Therapieoption?Schaden W, Mittermayr R. Jatros Orthopädie & Rheumatologie. 5/2011; 72-742011
Development of a prognostic naïve Bayesian classifier for successful treatment of nonunionsStojadinovic A, Kyle Potter B, Eberhardt J, et al. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011; 93:187-1942011
Extrakorporale Stoßwellentherapie als innovatives und effizientes Behandlungskonzept bei WundheilungsstörungenSchaden W, Mittermayr R.Vasomed. 2011 (23);222-2252011
Prospective randomized trial of accelerated re- epithelization of skin graft donor sites using extracorporeal shock wave therapy Ottomann C, Hartmann B, Tyler j, et al. J Am Coll Surg. 2010; 211(3):361-72010
Randomized control of extracorporeal shock wave therapy versus placebo for chronic decubitus ulceration Larking AM, Duport S, Clinton M, et al. Clin Rehabil. 2010; 24(3):222-92010
Comparative analysis of angiogenic gene expression in normal and impaired wound healing in diabetic mice: effects of extracorporeal shock wave therapyZins SR., Amare MF., et al.Angiogenesis. 2010 Dec;13(4):293-304.2010
Shock wave therapy compared with intramedullary screw fixation for non-union of proximal fifth metatarsal metaphyseal-diaphyseal fractures Furia J, Juliano P, Wade AM, et alJ Bone Joint Surg Am. 2010; 92:846-542010
Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for non-union of the tibiaElster E, Stojadinovic A, Forsberg A, et al.J Orthop Trauma. 2010; 24(3):133-412010
Direct epicardial shock wave therapy improves ventricular function and induces angiogenesis in ischemic heart failureZimpfer D, Aharinejad S, Holfeld J, et al.J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2009; 137(4):963-9702009
Die extrakorporale Stoßwellentherapie als neue Methode zur Stimulation der Heilung komplexer Wunden: eine ÜbersichtMayer D, Dorfmüller C, Lachat M.Zeitschrift für Wundheilung. 2009; 1:232-2372009
Extracorporeal shock-wave therapy enhanced wound healing via increasing topical blood perfusion and tissue regeneration in a rat model of STZ-induced diabetes Kuo, YR, Wang CT, Wang FS et al. Wound Rep Reg. 2009; 17:522-5302009
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; 6:11-212009
Independent evaluation of the lithogold LG380 lithotripter: in vitro acoustic characteristics and assessment of renal injury in the pig modelMcAteer J, Pishchalnikov YA, VonDerHaar JN et al.AUA. 2009; Abstract 18452009
La thérapie par ondes de choc extracorporelle (ESWT) dans lacicatrisation des plaies: technologie, mécanismes, et efficacité clinique. Mittermayr R, Hartinger J, Dorfmüller C, et al. Journal des plaies et cicatrisations. 2009; 71:6-162009
Extracorporeal shockwave treatment for chronic diabetic foot ulcersWang C, Kuo Y, Wu R, et al. J Surg Res. 2009; 152:96-1032009
Unfocused extracorporeal shock wave therapy as potential treatment for osteoporosisvan der Jagt OP, van der Linden J, Schaden W, et al.J Orthop Res. 2009; 27(11):1528-15332009
Extracorporeal shock wave treatment modulates skin fibroblast recruitment and leukocyte infiltration for enhancing extended skin-flap survivalKuo YR., Wang CT., et al.Wound Repair Regen. 2009 Jan-Feb;17(1):80-7.2009
Prophylactic low-energy shock wave therapy improves wound healing after vein harvesting for coronary artery bypass graft surgery: A prospective, randomized trial Dumfarth J, Zimpfer D, Vögele-Kadletz, et al. Ann Thorac Surg. 2008; 86:1909-132008
Angiogenic response to extracorporeal shock wave treatment in murine skin isograftsStojadinovic A, Elster E, Anam EA, et al.Angiogenesis. 2008; 11(4):369-3802008
Effects of low-energy shock waves on oral bacteria Novak KF, Govindaswami M, Ebersole JL et al. J Dent Res. 2008 Oct;87(10):928-312008
Extracorporeal shockwave therapy induces alveolar bone regeneration Sathishkumar S, Meka A, Dawson D et al.J dent Res. 2008 Jul;872008
Unfocused extracorporeal shockwave therapy diminishes bone loss in ratsvan der Jagt OP, Schaden W, van Schie H et al. Orthopaedic Research Society. 2008; Poster No. 9642008
Shock wave therapy for acute and chronic soft tissue wounds: A feasibilty studySchaden W, Thiele R, Kolpl C, et al. J Surg Res. 2007; 143:1-122007
Shockwave may be next wound healing therapyWorcester S. Skin & Allergy News. 2007; (7):62007
Extrakorporale Stosswellentherapie (ESWT) bei Hautläsionen. Schaden W, Thiele R, Kölpl C et al. MOT. 2005(5);1-3.2005
8. Internationaler Kongress der ISMST – Wirkprinzip BioengineeringSchaden W.Jatros Orthopädie. 4/2005;12-132005
Study shows shock wave therapy helps heal various skin lesionsHilton L.Dermatology Times. 2005; Vol.26, No. 92005
Extracoprpoeral Shock Wave Therapy of Nonunion or Delayed Osseous UnionSchaden W., Fischer A., Sailler A.Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2001 Jun;(387):90-4.2001
Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis of the Elbow with Shock WavesKo JY., Chen HS., Chen LM.Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2001 Jun:(387):60-67.2001