Pseudarthrosis: focused shock wave treatment in. is the first volume in the new LEVEL10 compact knowledge series. Each volume in the series is dedicated to one topic and brings together the most important information. Practice-oriented, competent and focused on the essentials.
The treatment of pseudarthroses is one of the most interesting applications of extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT). More and more orthopedists see the method as an alternative to surgery. With good reason: The treatment is non-invasive and takes place on an outpatient basis. This also has a positive effect on the rehabilitation time of the patients. In his concise introduction, the renowned shockwave expert Dr.-Ing. med. Frank Bätje all important information on the treatment of pseudarthrosis with focused shockwaves. Numerous treatment examples and colored illustrations provide a quick introduction to the subject and make it easier to understand. In addition, the author gives valuable advice for daily practice.