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Shockwave therapy – contraindications

  The article describes contraindications and side effects of using radial shockwave therpay. Due to the characteristics of the shockwave, the contraindications are divided into absolute and relative. Shockwave theraphy – absolute contraindications gestation coagulation disorders cancer cartilage growth in children demyelinating polyneuropathy infectious inflammation of the...

Shockwave therapy – treatments

The article describes the Radial Shockwave Therapy treatments (RSWT) with the use of Impactis M unit. Shockwave therapy – treatments Radial shockwave therapy treatments use diffused wave. This eliminates the need of an ultrasound examination, which would have to locate the exact cause of the pain,...

Focused shockwave therapy

Shockwave therapy has become a part of physical therapy treatments. On the market there are many devices which descriptions contain name abbreviations of English origin. The article is an attempt to organize this issue. Focused Shockwave therapy - FSWT   FSWT - Focused Shock Wave Therapy -...

Shockwave – indications

The shockwave therapy is a modern, high-energy treatment method. A particular application is found in the treatment of calcification. However, be aware of the fact that this method is not a cure for every disorder, and the indications are relatively narrow. The shockwave therapy unit...

Comparison of the shockwave driven electromagnetically and by a compressor

There are several types of shockwave therapy devices available on the market. The most common are the units where the projectile is driven by compressed air. In comparison to compressed air devices also there are available units in which the projectile is accelerated by...

Comparison of radial and focused shock wave therapy

Radial and focused shock wave therapy, there are two different types of interactions, taking into account the physical characteristics of each of these methods. Below there is a comparison of several values that characterize these two therapeutic methods. Comparison of focused and radial shockwave therapy...