Braces and Straps for Tennis Elbow

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Overview

A brace or strap is used to help reduce the load on the extensor tendon to give it a chance to heal. They are easy to find in drug stores or online and fairly inexpensive.

RESCU Treatment Ratings

R = Risk      E = Effectiveness      S = Self-Care

C = Cost     U = Usefulness (overall rating)

1 = Least Favorable     5 = Most Favorable

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RISK: 5/5  

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There is little risk of serious injury from using straps or braces.

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