Tendon affectedAuthorPain (unspecified)Pain at restPain durationROMHours of sleepSatisfactionHeadacheRash
Rotator cuffBerrazueta et al 13
Pons et al 32
Overall rotator cuff (evidence level)↓ (3)↑ (3)↓ (3)↑ (3)↑ (3)↑ (3)↑ (3)↔ (3)
  • Short-term (0–8 weeks) and midterm (12–24 weeks) outcomes of chronic tendinopathy are presented separately in table 5A and B, respectively. Level of evidence is provided in brackets for each overall outcome separately.

  • ADLs, activities of daily living; ROM, range of movement.