Repetitive Strain Injury or RSI is a common injury associated with computer work and racket sports.
Depending on which muscles and tendons have become inflamed will depend on where the pain is experienced. common sites of pain are the thumb, wrist and elbow.
Symptoms of RSI can persist for many months. As they are the result of regular aggravation from a particular activity, management of this activity is crucial.
Osteopathy will treat the tissues that are leading to the irritation and pain. Advice will also be given on how to manage the condition so it is not prolonged or exacerbated.