A short consideration of exercise for gluteal tendinopathies

J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2016 Jul;20(3):595-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2016.06.014. Epub 2016 Jul 5.


Gluteal tendinopathies have become significantly better understood over the past few years, primarily due to the work of Alison Grimaldi and her research associates. This brief summary highlights some key points of their work and some exercise suggestions for treatment.

Keywords: Exercise; Gluteal tendinopathy.

MeSH terms

  • Buttocks
  • Exercise / physiology*
  • Exercise Therapy / methods*
  • Humans
  • Muscle, Skeletal / physiopathology*
  • Tendinopathy / physiopathology*
  • Tendinopathy / therapy*