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Corticosteroid injections are a poor treatment for tennis elbow

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f748 (Published 06 February 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f748

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Expert opinion is already turning away from corticosteroids for tennis elbow in response to mounting evidence that the injections don’t work for long and encourage recurrences. The latest trial compared corticosteroid injections, multimodal physiotherapy, both, or neither in 165 …

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