Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation therapy for rotator cuff tendinopathy
Vol: 5| Issue: 6| Number:13| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Systematic review
OE Level Evidence:3
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A
Efficacy of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for rotator cuff tendinopathy: a systematic reviewPhysiotherapy. 2016 Mar;102(1):41-9.
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6 randomized controlled trials (n=271) were included in this systematic review for the purpose of comparing transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) with several other treatments for rotator cuff tendinopathy, including ultrasound therapy, corticosteroid injection, heat therapy, and pulse radiofrequency. Results demonstrated that although significant improvements were achieved by patient...
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