Treatment of Epicondylitis lateralis
with Shockwave Therapy
Lateral elbow pain
- Pain on the lateral facet of the elbow
- Characterized in pain on grasping objects; extension of the fingers and wrist against resistance
- Prevalence: 2,8% in 30-64 year old subjects
- Caused by recurrent mechanical overuse or overloading at the lateral elbow
- Higher risk in repetitive activity, smoking, >40 year, female,...