“ESWT in hand surgery” provides a comprehensive overview of the beneficial application of extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) in hand surgery. Written by leading experts led by editor Prof. Karsten Knobloch, FACS, the five main sections of the book focus on the different tissues of the hand, bones, tendons, muscles, soft tissue and nerves. Based on the cutting edge research and expert clinical experience, the international authors provide specific treatment recommendations.
The book’s editor, Professor Karsten Knobloch, fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), is a board-certified consultant for general, plastic & aesthetic surgery, hand surgery, sports medicine, and emergency medicine. He is the president of the German-speaking International Association for Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (DIGEST) and chief communication officer of the International Society for Medical Shockwave Therapy (ISMST).