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ALLMedicine Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  3,485 results

Inappropriate Preoperative Gabapentinoid Use Among Patients With Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2020.04.011
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Billig JI, Sears ED et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Gabapentinoids are commonly prescribed for the treatment of neuropathic pain but are not recommended for the primary treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). We sought (1) to investigate the preoperative use of gabapentinoids for the treatment o...

Ultrasound Findings in Less Frequent Causes of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jum.15349
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine References; Bianchi S, Hoffman DF et. al.

May 27th, 2020 - The most common etiology of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is idiopathic. However, secondary causes of CTS should be considered when symptoms are unilateral, or electrodiagnostic studies are discrepant with the clinical presentation. Imaging of the ...

Identifying Common Peroneal Neuropathy Before Foot Drop.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000007096
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Lu JCY, Dengler J et. al.

May 27th, 2020 - Common peroneal neuropathy (CPN) shares the same pathophysiology as carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). However, management is often delayed due to the traditional misconception of recognizing foot drop as the defining symptom for diagnosis. We believe ...

Risk of carpal tunnel syndrome after parathyroidectomy in patients with end-stage renal...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020313
Medicine Wang JS, Chen WS et. al.

May 23rd, 2020 - Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is the most common mononeuropathy in clinical practice. Some patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) often associate with tertiary hyperparathyroidism, and ultimately need parathyroidectomy (PTX). However, no stud...

Prognostic Value of Ultrasound Imaging of the Median Nerve in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1558944720919182
Hand (New York, N.Y.); Demino C, Fowler JR

May 22nd, 2020 - Background: Ultrasound has been well established as a diagnostic modality for carpal tunnel syndrome, but its prognostic utility has not been deeply investigated. Few studies, showing contradictory results, exist investigating ultrasound results a...

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Guidelines  5 results

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline...
https://doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.16.00719
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume; Graham B, Peljovich AE et. al.

Nov 21st, 2016 - The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline on: Management of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.|2016|Graham B,Peljovich AE,Afra R,Cho MS,Gray R,|surgery,

MANAGEMENT OF CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME: EVIDENCE-BASED CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINE
https://www.aaos.org/uploadedFiles/PreProduction/Quality/Guidelines_and_Reviews/guidelines/CTS%20CPG_4.13.2017.pdf

Feb 28th, 2016 - The following is a summary of the recommendations of the AAOS Clinical Practice Guideline on the Management of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.

Carpal tunnel syndrome: hand surgeons, hand therapists, and physical medicine and rehab...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2014.06.022
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Huisstede BM, Fridén J et. al.

Aug 16th, 2014 - To achieve consensus on a multidisciplinary treatment guideline for carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Delphi consensus strategy. Systematic reviews reporting on the effectiveness of surgical and nonsurgical interventions were conducted and used as an ...

Practice guidelines for prevention of musculoskeletal disorders in obstetric sonography.
https://doi.org/10.7863/jum.2013.32.1.157
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine; Rousseau T, Mottet N et. al.

Dec 27th, 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...

Evidence-based guideline: neuromuscular ultrasound for the diagnosis of carpal tunnel s...
https://doi.org/10.1002/mus.23389
Muscle & Nerve; Cartwright MS, Hobson-Webb LD et. al.

Jul 18th, 2012 - The purpose of this study was to develop an evidence-based guideline for the use of neuromuscular ultrasound in the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Two questions were asked: (1) What is the accuracy of median nerve cross-sectional area ...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,641 results

Inappropriate Preoperative Gabapentinoid Use Among Patients With Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2020.04.011
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Billig JI, Sears ED et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Gabapentinoids are commonly prescribed for the treatment of neuropathic pain but are not recommended for the primary treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). We sought (1) to investigate the preoperative use of gabapentinoids for the treatment o...

Ultrasound Findings in Less Frequent Causes of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jum.15349
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine : Official Journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine References; Bianchi S, Hoffman DF et. al.

May 27th, 2020 - The most common etiology of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is idiopathic. However, secondary causes of CTS should be considered when symptoms are unilateral, or electrodiagnostic studies are discrepant with the clinical presentation. Imaging of the ...

Identifying Common Peroneal Neuropathy Before Foot Drop.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000007096
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Lu JCY, Dengler J et. al.

May 27th, 2020 - Common peroneal neuropathy (CPN) shares the same pathophysiology as carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). However, management is often delayed due to the traditional misconception of recognizing foot drop as the defining symptom for diagnosis. We believe ...

Risk of carpal tunnel syndrome after parathyroidectomy in patients with end-stage renal...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000020313
Medicine Wang JS, Chen WS et. al.

May 23rd, 2020 - Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is the most common mononeuropathy in clinical practice. Some patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) often associate with tertiary hyperparathyroidism, and ultimately need parathyroidectomy (PTX). However, no stud...

Prognostic Value of Ultrasound Imaging of the Median Nerve in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
https://doi.org/10.1177/1558944720919182
Hand (New York, N.Y.); Demino C, Fowler JR

May 22nd, 2020 - Background: Ultrasound has been well established as a diagnostic modality for carpal tunnel syndrome, but its prognostic utility has not been deeply investigated. Few studies, showing contradictory results, exist investigating ultrasound results a...

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News  137 results

Is carpal tunnel syndrome the tip of the iceberg?
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/210585/cardiology/carpal-tunnel-syndrome-tip-iceberg?channel=194
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
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/919805

Oct 15th, 2019 - Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common mononeuropathy resulting from entrapment of the median nerve in the carpal tunnel. Symptoms include hand paresthesia, numbness, and pain in the median nerve distribution of the hand. Conservative treatment ...

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: 'Red Flag' for Subsequent ATTR, Heart Failure
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/chf/80785

Jul 1st, 2019 - Carpal tunnel syndrome may be an early warning sign of amyloidosis and heart failure, a Danish study showed. Matched by age and sex to the general population, people who got carpal tunnel surgery had higher risks of developing amyloidosis (0.10% v...

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome of Pregnancy May Persist Long After Delivery
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/910849

Mar 24th, 2019 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – About 15% of women who develop carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) while pregnant will suffer persistent and worsening symptoms long after delivery, a new study suggests. "Conventional medical wisdom has been that gestational ...

Carpal tunnel syndrome may flag cardiac amyloidosis in elderly
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/148593/neuromuscular-disorders/carpal-tunnel-syndrome-may-flag-cardiac-amyloidosis
Mitchel L. Zoler

Oct 3rd, 2017 - DALLAS – Older patients with carpal tunnel syndrome that requires release surgery appear to have a relatively high prevalence of amyloidosis that, in some, involves their heart, suggesting that routine screening for amyloidosis is warranted in eld.

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Patient Education  43 results see all →