Outcome of release of the lateral extensor muscle origin for epicondylitis
2006 (English)In: Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery, ISSN 0284-4311, Vol. 40, no 3, 161-165 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Fifty-five elbows in 53 patients affected by lateral epicondylitis for more than a year were operated on with lateral extensor release. Fifty-one patients (53 elbows) were followed-up 90 months postoperatively by two independent observers using Verhaar's score and the subjective grading scheme described by Svernlöv and Adolfsson. According to Verhaar's score 26 (49%) were excellent or good and 27 (51%) fair or poor. Women had significantly worse results than men (p
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2006. Vol. 40, no 3, 161-165 p.
Epicondylitis, surgical treatment, retrospective, sex difference
Medical and Health Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-37814DOI: 10.1080/02844310500491492Local ID: 39126OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-37814DiVA: diva2:258663