Factors Affecting Willingness to Undergo Carpal Tunnel Release
- Untitled. Vongerichten, Anna; Powell, Michael // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;10/9/2010, Vol. 341 Issue 7776, p786
The article describes the case of a 28-year-old man with bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome.
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Due to Fibrolipomatous Hamartoma of the Median Nerve in Klippel-TrÃ©naunay Syndrome: A Case Report. Matsubara, Mitsuhiro; Tanikawa, Hirotaka; Mogami, Yuuji; Shibata, Shunichi; Uchiyama, Shigeharu; Kato, Hiroyuki // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;May2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 5, p1223
The article presents a case study of a forty six year-old man with Klippel-TrÃ©naunay syndrome and bilateral macrodactyly who presented to physicians with pain and numbness in the thumb and the index and long fingers of his right hand. A discussion of diagnostic testing which was performed on...
- Easy carpal tunnel cure. S. N. H. // Prevention;Jun2005, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p56
Discusses how to treat carpal tunnel by wearing a wrist splint at night. How this treatment works.
- Diagnosing carpal tunnel syndrome. Spinks, Julian // GP: General Practitioner;3/2/2007, p36
The article presents information on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS). The characteristic features of CTS are pain, numbness and tingling of the hand and fingers following the distribution of the median nerve, the radial side of the palm and back of the hands together with the thumb, index and middle...
- Tunnel Trouble. // Muscle & Fitness Hers;Mar2005, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p20
Focuses on the possible development of carpal-tunnel syndrome (CTS) in fitness enthusiasts. Recommendations for reducing the risk of CTS from New York City orthopedic surgeon Kevin Plancher.
- Potential Contributions of Neck Muscle Dysfunctions to Initiation and Maintenance of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Donaldson, C. C. Stuart; Nelson, David V.; Skubick, Daniel L.; Clasby, Robert G. // Applied Psychophysiology & Biofeedback;Mar1998, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p59
A biomechanical perspective of the carpal tunnel (CT) is reviewed that lends itself to an understanding of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) from a broader pathophysiological perspective than focusing narrowly or solely on nerve disturbance in the extremity. A wider integration of physiological...
- Carpal tunnel syndrome: The workup. Kasdan, Morton L.; Lane, Connie; Merritt, Wyndell H.; Nathan, Peter A.; Maltese-McGill, Leslie // Patient Care;4/15/1993, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p97
Discusses the carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Risk factors for CTS; Controversy over the role of occupation in CTS; Diagnosis of CTS.
- GP Registrar: What They Forgot to Tell You... Carpal Tunnel
Syndrome. // GP: General Practitioner;3/22/2004, p51
Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by compression of the median nerve at the wrist as it passes through the flexor retinaculum, and is a common cause of pain in the hand and arm, particularly in women. Steroid injection can help in cases that have not settled. Evidence suggests the safest, most...
- Central sensitization does not identify patients with carpal tunnel syndrome who are likely to achieve short-term success with physical therapy. Fern�ndez-de-las-Pe�as, C�sar; Cleland, Joshua A.; Ortega-Santiago, Ricardo; de-la-Llave-Rincon, Ana Isabel; Mart�nez-Perez, Almudena; Pareja, Juan A. // Experimental Brain Research;Nov2010, Vol. 207 Issue 1/2, p85
The aim of the current study was to identify whether hyperexcitability of the central nervous system is a prognostic factor for individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) likely to experience rapid and clinical self-reported improvement following a physical therapy program including soft...