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sam® daily multi-hour low intensity ultrasound treatment can reduce the use of narcotics, treat arthritis pain and accelerate the natural healing cascade of tissue injuries1-16

Daily sam® treatment reduced arthritis pain by 40% in patients with moderate to sever knee OA.

Journal of Orthopedic Research and Surgery

Daily sam® treatment healed chronic tendinopathy and reduced tendon pain by 90%

The Physician and Sportsmedicine

Meta-analysis on sam® for soft tissue healing and increasing collagen matrix production

Internal Medicine Review 

sam® reduced opioid pain medication use in the treatment of back pain

Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology

CLINICAL LEVEL 1 EVIDENCE

CLINICAL LEVEL 4 EVIDENCE

  1. Best et al 2015 “Sustained acoustic medicine: wearable, long duration ultrasonic therapy for the treatment of tendinopathy” The Physician and Sportsmedicine 15 Oct 2015.
  2. Langer et al 2014 “Pilot Clinical Studies of Long Duration, Low Intensity Therapeutic Ultrasound for Osteoarthritis” Proc IEEE Annu Northeast Bioeng Conf. 2014 April ; 2014:
  3. Taggart et al 2014 “Human Factors Engineering and Testing for a Wearable, Long Duration Ultrasound System Self-Applied by an End User” Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2014 ; 2014: 554–557.
  4. Lewis et al 2013 “Wearable long duration ultrasound therapy pilot study in rotator cuff tendinopathy” Proc Meeting of Acous. June 2013.

CLINICAL LEVEL 5 EVIDENCE & DOCUMENTS

  1. 2018 NIH News article on sam® for knee arthritis pain
  2. sam® Sport health economics on back pain (company whitepaper)
  3. Lewis et al 2016 “sam® Sport for the Non-Surgical Soft-Tissue Treatment of Athletes
  4. Lewis et al 2015 “Review of sam® literature supporting efficacy
  5. Langer et al 2015 “Sustained Acoustic Medicine A Novel Long Duration Approach” Proc SPIE 2015
  6. Langer et al 2013 “Long duration low intensity ultrasound increases NSAID delivery over four hours” Poc ACOUS 2013