Hydraulic distention and frozen shoulder management

A fast, effective, and safe treatment for a painful frozen shoulder?

Frozen shoulder is a commonly found disorder that is both painful and debilitating to a patient. Currently, no standard treatment protocol is universally accepted for the management of frozen shoulder.

The authors of this study examine the effectiveness of hydraulic distention, also known as hydroplasty, as a fast, inexpensive, low risk manoeuvre for the management of frozen shoulder. 


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