Mill’s Test⎟Lateral Epicondylitis or Tennis Elbow

Mill’s Test⎟Lateral Epicondylitis or Tennis Elbow


This is going to be a video on the Mill’s Test
for lateral epicondylitis, better known as Tennis Elbow.
Hi and welcome back to Physiotutuors.
The Mill’s Test is designed to maximally stretch
and therefore provoke the Extensor Carpi Radialis Longus and Brevis.
To perform the Mill’s Test
have your patient in standing position
and fixate the humerus while you palpate the lateral epicondyle.
Then passively pronate your patients forearm
flex the wrist
and extend the elbow fully.
This test is positive if your patient complains
about sudden pain at the lateral epicondyle.
OK guys, this was the Mill’s Test for lateral epicondylitis.
If you want to get to know 2 other methods on how to test for a Tennis Elbow,
check out the Cozen’s Test right here
or check out a 3rd method right here.
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This was Kai for Physiotutors
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15 Comments on “Mill’s Test⎟Lateral Epicondylitis or Tennis Elbow”

  1. can we also like passively supinate , extend wrist, extend elbow? from an elbow flexion 90deg, pronated arm and closed fist

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