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Research & Reviews  1,259 results

Quality of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Patient Education Handouts Available on the Internet:...
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Fang Y, Baker NA et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - To evaluate the quality of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) patient education handouts and identify the best resources for patients and clinicians. A document content analysis of handouts identified through a systematic internet search using 8 search ...

Comparison of short- and long-axis nerve hydrodissection for carpal tunnel syndrome: A ...
International Journal of Medical Sciences; Chen SR, Ho TY et. al.

Sep 16th, 2021 - Background: This study is to compare the efficacy of short-axis hydrodissection with long-axis hydrodissection for patients with mild-to-moderate carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Methods: Forty-seven patients with mild-to-moderate CTS were enrolled i...

The Preoperative Cost of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Greenfield PT, Spencer CC et. al.

Sep 13th, 2021 - Carpal tunnel syndrome is a common condition, with well-defined diagnostic and treatment guidelines. Despite these guidelines, continued variation in care exists, with providers variably using diagnostic tests and nonsurgical treatment modalities ...

MRI of carpal tunnel syndrome: before and after carpal tunnel release.
Clinical Radiology; Ng AWH, Griffith JF et. al.

Sep 4th, 2021 - Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is the most common peripheral nerve entrapment syndrome. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is increasingly used to diagnose CTS, exclude secondary causes of CTS, and investigate patients with persistent symptoms after c...

Influence of Corticosteroid Injections on Postoperative Infections in Carpal Tunnel Rel...
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Kirby D, Donnelly M et. al.

Sep 4th, 2021 - Corticosteroid injections (CSIs) are commonly used in carpal tunnel syndrome; however, recent literature has demonstrated risk of postoperative infection associated with preoperative CSIs in other orthopedic fields. The aim of this study was to as...

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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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News  67 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  5 results see all →