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The effectiveness of extra corporeal shock wave therapy for plantar heel pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Colin E Thomson1*, Fay Crawford2 and Gordon D Murray3

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1 School of Health Sciences, Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh, EH6 8HF, UK

2 Tayside Centre for General Practice, The University of Dundee, The Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD1 4BF, UK

3 Public Health Sciences, The University of Edinburgh Medical School, Teviot Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9AG, UK

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BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2005, 6:19  doi:10.1186/1471-2474-6-19

Published: 22 April 2005

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