Effect of cyriax physiotherapy on pain and functional disability in badminton players with tennis elbow
Bhagyashri Maurya, Dr. Shrikant Mhase
Background: The purpose of this study was to find the effect of cyriax physiotherapy on pain and functional disability in badminton players with tennis elbow. A sample size of 30 among which were male and female both participants included. Samples have received session for three times a week for four weeks. Pre and post intervention readings were taken using PRTEE. There was significant difference between pre and post intervention. However statistical comparison of pre and post values have showed significant improvement.
Aim: effect of cyriax physiotherapy on pain and functional disability in badminton players with tennis elbow.
Material and Method: The pre and post study had 30 professional badminton players. . Badminton players both male and female with age group of 20 to 40 yrs of age, playing as professional badminton player and having tennis elbow according to PRTEE (Patient rated tennis elbow evaluation) value were included. Whereas recent surgeries, elbow fracture, Hypermobile joint were excluded. Materials required were PRTEE (patient rated tennis elbow evaluation) scale, chair and pillow.
Result: After cyriax physiotherapy there was significant decrease in PRTEE scale on pain and functional disability.
Conclusion: On the basis of statistical analysis we conclude that intervention of cyriax physiotherapy is effective in improving value of PRTEE outcome measure. So, we conclude that cyriax physiotherapy might be effective treatment to reduce pain of tennis elbow in badminton players and improve their performance.