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Table 2 Characteristics of the patients

From: Individualised radial extracorporeal shock wave therapy (rESWT) for symptomatic calcific shoulder tendinopathy: a retrospective clinical study

Characteristic N (Percentage)
Sex  
 Male 25 (39.1%)
 Female 39 (60.9%)
Age  
 mean (SD) 44.7 (8.1) Years
Shoulder affected  
 Right 19 (25%)
 Left 33 (43%)
 Bilateral 12 (32%)
Pre-treatment pain duration  
  < 3 months 27 (35.5%)
 3–6 months 16 (21.1%)
 6–12 months 20 (26.3%)
 12–24 months 5 (6.6%)
  > 24 months 8 (10.5%)