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Table 5 Success rate three months after shockwave therapy or sham treatment

From: Short-term outcomes of extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of chronic non-calcific tendinopathy of the supraspinatus: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial

ESWT PLACEBO
PATIENT CMS BASELINE CMS at 3 MONTHS SUCCESSFUL TREATMENT PATIENT CMS BASELINE CMS at 3 MONTHS SUCCESSFUL TREATMENT
1 55 98 Yes 1 43 61 no
2 31 39 No 2 47 79 yes
3 45 94 Yes 3 54 78 yes
4 39 69 Yes 4 57 46 no
5 29 96 Yes 5 27 30 no
6 36 87 Yes 6 52 17 no
7 45 92 Yes 7 35 45 no
8 49 61 No 8 20 23 no
9 61 73 Yes 9 40 53 no
10 36 52 No     
11 41 55 No     
Successful Treatment 63,7% Successful Treatment 22,3%
  1. CMS, indicates Constant and Murley Score; ESWT, extracorporeal shock wave therapy.