Treatment approaches for gluteal tendinopathy

Is exercise and education more effective than cortisone injection for gluteal tendinopathy?

Tendinopathy management has quickly evolved over the past several years to include load management and exercises rather than simply cortisone injections.

The current trial sought to determine the outcomes of managing gluteal tendinopathy by comparing three different management approaches (exercise and education, cortisone and wait-and-see) and found that overall, education and exercise demonstrated the greatest short-term and long-term gains.


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