Furia, JP: The Safety and Efficacy of High Energy Extracoporeal shockwave therapy in Active, Moderately Active, and Sedentary Patients with Chronic Plantar Fasciitis. Orthopedics/ www.ORTHOSuperSite.com, Vol. 28, Nr. 7, July 2005
ESWT is an effective treatment for patients with chronic plantar faciitis with a high level of patient satisfaction.
Hyer, CF, et al: Evaluation of ultrasound-guided extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) in the treatment of chronic plantar fasciitis. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2005 Mar-Apr;44(2):137-43.
ESWT is effective in the treatment of chronic plantar fasciitis in patients who failed to respond to conservative treatment measures.