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Comparison of effects of eccentric training, eccentric-concentric training, and eccentric-concentric training combined with isometric contraction in the treatment of lateral elbow tendinopathy
Study DesignRCT. IntroductionLateral elbow tendinopathy is a common clinical condition. eccentric exercises. eccentric-concentric loading and, isometric exercises are indicated to reduce and manage tendon pain. Purpose of ...
Greek adaptation and validation of the Patient-Rated Tennis Elbow Evaluation (PRTEE)
Purpose of the studyTo cross-culturally adapt and validate the Greek version of the Patient-Rated Tennis Elbow Evaluation (PRTEE-G) Questionnaire. MethodsFour bi-lingual translators were involved in the translation and ...
Comparing two eccentric exercise programmes for the management of Achilles tendinopathy. A pilot trial
Summary ObjectiveTo compare eccentric and static exercises as proposed by Stanish with eccentric exercises as proposed by Alfredson in the management of Achilles tendinopathy. MethodsPatients with midportion Achilles ...
Scapular and rotator cuff strengthening in patients with lateral elbow tendinopathy
Purpose: To cross-culturally adapt and validate the Greek version of the Kujala anterior knee pain scale (KAKPS). Methods: The Greek KAKPS was translated from the original English version following standard forward and ...
'Lateral elbow tendinopathy' is the most appropriate diagnostic term for the condition commonly referred-to as lateral epicondylitis
A plethora of terms that have been used to describe lateral epicondylitis including tennis elbow (TE), epicondylalgia, tendonitis, tendinosis and tendinopathy. These terms usually have the prefix extensor or lateral elbow. ...