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Lateral epicondylalgia A new structured treatment program with an inter-disciplinary approach

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Title: Lateral epicondylalgia A new structured treatment program with an inter-disciplinary approach
Authors: Nilsson, Pia
Issue Date: 19-Nov-2010
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Medicine. Department of Public Health and Community Medicine
Parts of work: Study I. Nilsson P, Thom E , Baigi A , Marklund B, Månsson J. A prospective pilot study of a multidisciplinary home training programme for lateral epicondylitis. Musculoskeletal Care. 2007 Mar;5(1):36-50.

Study II. Nilsson P, Baigi A, Marklund B, Månsson J. Cross-cultural adaptation and determination of the reliability and validity of PRTEE-S (Patientskattad Utvärdering av Tennisarmbåge), a questionnaire for patients with lateral epicondylalgia, in a Swedish population. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2008 Jun 5;9:79.

Study III. Nilsson P, Lindgren E-C, Månsson J. Lateral epicondylalgia. A quantitative and qualitative analysis of interdisciplinary cooperation and treatment choice in the Swedish health care system. Submitted

Study IV. Nilsson P, Baigi A, Swärd L, Möller M, Månsson J. Lateral epicondylalgia; A structured treatment program better than corticosteroids and NSAID in the long run. Submitted
Date of Defence: 2010-12-09
Disputation: Torsdagen den 9 december 2010, kl. 13.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Akademicum, Medicinaregatan 3, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: elbow
lateral epicondylalgia
recurrence period
training program
Abstract: Abstract Background: Lateral epicondylalgia is a common musculoskeletal diagnosis, thus there exist no structured effective treatment program and no evaluative questionnaire specific for lateral epicondylalgia. Overall aim: This thesis evaluates a structured treatment program with an interdisciplinary approach, and cross-culture adapts and translates a questionnaire for lateral epicondylalgia. Study I: Aim: To evaluate a new multidisciplinary structured home training program for patients ... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-8170-2
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