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ALLMedicine™ Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  1,365 results

Outcome of carpal tunnel release surgery in patients with and without Linburg-Comstock ...
Hand Surgery & Rehabilitation; Fernandes CH, Lopes EJ et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Anatomical variations may entail increased volume within the carpal tunnel and consequently the development of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) symptoms. The clinical importance of anomalous connection between the flexor pollicis longus (FPL) and flex...

Carpal tunnel syndrome treatment and the subsequent alterations in tendon and connectiv...
Clinical Biomechanics (Bristol, Avon); Hosseini-Farid M, Schrier VJMM et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Carpal tunnel syndrome patients demonstrate diminished motion of the median nerve and fibrotic changes in the subsynovial connective tissue within the carpal tunnel. Currently, there are few prognostic factors to help predict the outcome of common...

Mini-transverse incision using a novel bush-hook versus conventional open incision for ...
Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research; Ma T, Wang D et. al.

Jul 21st, 2021 - This study aimed to investigate the outcomes of a mini-transverse incision with a bush-hook versus a conventional open incision for carpal tunnel release (CTR). This was a prospective study. The decision to receive either technique (mini-transvers...

Kinesio taping as an alternative treatment for manual laborers with carpal tunnel syndr...
Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation; Aminian-Far A, Pahlavan D et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is one of the most common forms of peripheral neuropathies due to median nerve compression. Occupational factors, such as repetitive hand motions are believed to be associated with this condition. This clinical trial a...

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Guidelines  1 results

Practice guidelines for prevention of musculoskeletal disorders in obstetric sonography.
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of T... Rousseau T, Mottet N et. al.

Dec 28th, 2012 - Ergonomics and prevention of musculoskeletal disorders in obstetric sonography is a subject seldom discussed. However, 80% of sonographers describe pain when performing these examinations. The consequences of these disorders can range from impaire...

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Drugs  10 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  84 results

Musculoskeletal Health of the Upper Extremity in Emerging Health Professionals

Mar 25th, 2020 - This longitudinal study will follow dental hygiene students—a high-risk population with minimal retrospective and controlled prospective task exposure—for two years and compare them to a non-exposed cohort of occupational therapy students to inves...

Comparison of Focused and Radial Extracorporeal Shock Wave for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Mar 10th, 2020 - Both focused and radial extracorporeal shock wave had been proved to treat carpal tunnel syndrome by several studies. However, there was no study comparing these two methods. Considering different mechanisms and costs, this randomized comparative ...

Post-traumatic Occipital Neuralgia - Surgical Versus Medical Management

Feb 12th, 2020 - Occipital neuralgia and subsequent headaches are associated with significant morbidity and impact quality of life and ability to work. Treatment is primarily medical and consists of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications and medications to tr...

The Volume Effect of Nerve Hydrodissection for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Jan 23rd, 2020 - After obtaining written informed consent, patients clinically diagnosed with mild-to-moderate CTS were inclused and randomized into three groups. Group A, patients received one-session of ultrasoung-guided nerve hydrodissection with 10cc normal sa...

Carpal Tunnel/Amyloidosis Blood Sample Study

Nov 5th, 2019 - The investigators propose to assess a high risk population of patients, those with carpal tunnel syndrome, and systematically assess them for Amyloid Light-chain (AL) amyloidosis and Transthyretin-Related Amyloidosis (ATTR) with simple laboratory ...

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News  60 results

Skill Checkup: An Electrical Conundrum

Jun 11th, 2021 - The Skill Checkup series provides a quick, case-style interactive quiz highlighting key guidelines- and evidence-based information to inform clinical practice. A 76-year-old man presented with syncope preceded by prolonged dizziness. His medical h...

Fast Five Quiz: Do You Know the Basics and Best Practices for Adjuvant Therapy in Breast Cancer?

Sep 3rd, 2020 - Joint pain (arthralgia) and muscle pain (myalgia) are common side effects of aromatase inhibitors. Almost half of women taking aromatase inhibitors have joint pain and about 15% have muscle pain. Joint and muscle pain can mimic carpal tunnel syndr...

Endoscopy-related occupational injuries run rampant in gastroenterology
Bruce Jancin

Dec 2nd, 2019 - SAN ANTONIO – Three-quarters of gastroenterologists who participated in an American College of Gastroenterology–sponsored national survey indicated they have experienced endoscopy-related musculoskeletal injuries, Swati Pawa, MD, reported at the a.

Is carpal tunnel syndrome the tip of the iceberg?
Douglas Paauw, MD

Oct 22nd, 2019 - A 69-year-old man presents with increasing dyspnea on exertion. He has had recent orthopnea and paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnoea.

Skill Checkup: Carpal Tunnel Steroid Injection

Oct 16th, 2019 - Corticosteroid injections have been shown to have a benefit in carpal tunnel syndrome compared with placebo. Steroid injection combined with splinting has been shown to be superior to splinting alone. The effects of corticosteroid injection appear...

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Patient Education  24 results see all →