Effect of Regional Interdepence Physical Therapy Approach on Non-structural Medial Elbow Pain
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Intervention Type: Other
Study Type: Interventional
Study Phase: Not Applicable
This study is investigating the effect of using a regional interdependence approach of managing non-structural elbow pain with physical therapy.
Minimum Age: 15
Maximum Age: 50
Healthy Volunteers: No
• The patient presents with elbow pain that is not exacerbated with resisted wrist flexion, extension, supination, or pronation.
• The patient presents with elbow pain that is not exacerbated with passive wrist flexion or extension.
• The patient presents with three of the four positive cervical radicular signs
• Patient presents with peripheral paresthesia
Tim L Uhl, PhD
Start Date: October 1, 2022
Estimated Completion Date: December 2023
Target number of participants: 50
Experimental: Regional Interdepence Intervention for the upper quarter
Physical therapist will perform interventions to the entire uppper extremity and spine to treat elbow pain. Physical therapy intervention will include manual therapy and soft-tissue massage to the shoulder, cervical, and thoracic spine. Participants will be prescribed specific exercises using a phased approach.
Tim L Uhl
Related Therapeutic Areas
Collaborators: Bluegrass Orthopedics
Leads: Timothy Uhl