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Physical therapy for lateral epicondylitis: New research raises questions over effectiveness

from By Heidi Mills

Lateral epicondylitis, also often known as tennis elbow, is a condition that causes pain on the outer elbow, especially with repetitive wrist movements. The initial treatment of lateral epicondylitis aims to ease pain and inflammation at the common extensor origin. This can be achieved through a combination of rest, activity modification, cold therapy, anti-inflammatory medications and physical therapy. However, two recent studies claim that all current forms of tennis elbow treatment are ineffective. If this is the case, how should we be treating this condition? more

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