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so what is the real story behind ESWT for lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow)?

Posted by elliott on 10/18/02 at 14:37 (097819)

There have been numerous studies showing positive results. Then there was a study on the studies claiming the previous ones weren't done carefully enough. Now we have this:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&list_uids=12382950&dopt=Abstract

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Re: so what is the real story behind ESWT for lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow)?

Dr Zuckerman on 10/20/02 at 21:19 (097987)

How about that it is FDA approved for the use of low energy . That's all we know at this time.

Re: so what is the real story behind ESWT for lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow)?

Dr Zuckerman on 10/20/02 at 21:19 (097987)

How about that it is FDA approved for the use of low energy . That's all we know at this time.