Last updated on February 2018

Comparison of Conservative Methods for the Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis: A Randomized Prospective Study

Brief description of study

This is a prospective study where patients with lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow) will be randomized into one of 4 possible treatments. The purpose is to individually examine the efficacy of each treatment, and determine if one treatment method is more effective than another. The four treatments are: corticosteriod injections, prolotherapy, NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) combined with physical therapy, and a placebo.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT01897259

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