Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Effects of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy on Pain in Patients With Chronic Refractory Coccydynia: A Quasi-Experimental Study

Shila Haghighat 1 and Mahboobeh Mashayekhi Asl 1 , *
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1 Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: August 01, 2016, 6 (4); e37428
  • Published Online: June 1, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 26, 2016
  • Revised: April 10, 2016
  • Accepted: May 23, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.37428

To Cite: Haghighat S, Mashayekhi Asl M. Effects of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy on Pain in Patients With Chronic Refractory Coccydynia: A Quasi-Experimental Study, Anesth Pain Med. 2016 ; 6(4):e37428. doi: 10.5812/aapm.37428.

Abstract
Copyright © 2016, Iranian Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ISRAPM). This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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