Evidence-Based Management of Lateral Elbow Tendinopathy

This course is free for TNOTA members.

Evidence-Based Management of Lateral Elbow Tendinopathy

Self Paced Course
$20 | 1 Contact Hour

This course is created by the Tennessee Occupational Therapy Association.

If you need assistance or accommodations, please contact us at Info@AspireOT.us
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Lateral elbow pain is a very common problem that presents to our clinics in great numbers. Many of these cases have been present for long periods of time, some have gone to other therapies without success, and some involve time off work costing companies and individuals thousands. Although there is a tremendous amount of research available on this topic, there is no consensus on how to manage it. This talk will present a summary of current literature on lateral elbow pain, assessment, and treatment. Discussion and demonstration will be performed on treatment techniques. Assessment forms will be provided to assist with management of these patients. Individuals will leave with ideas on how to manage these patients the next clinic day.

Presented by: 

Lisa Perrone, OTR/L, CHT, CKTP
Mary Barnes, MOT, CHT

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Learning Objectives
After this course, the learner will be able to:
  • select appropriate treatment tools based on results of the assessment.

  • recognize when the patient presentation requires further assessment outside of lateral elbow tendinopathy and how to manage the challenges associated with that
  • interpret assessment tools on lateral elbow tendinopathy.
  • examine evidence on lateral elbow tendinopathy and identify ways it can be used in their practice.


Completion Requirements
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In order to receive the certificate of completion, participants must meet ALL of the following criteria:
  • Purchase or enroll in course through a TNOTA member log in
  • View course videos in entirety
  • Pass the course exam with a score of 80% or greater
Please note that no credit or certificate will be issued unless all criteria is met.  Partial credit will not be issued.  

Course Author

This course is being offered as part of Aspire OT's State Association Partnership Program. This course is free for TNOTA Members.