AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINE ON Diagnosis of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- The Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infections of the Hip and Knee The Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infections of the Hip and Knee. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;7/20/2011, Vol. 93-A Issue 14, p1355
The article presents guidelines and recommendation of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) for the diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infections of knee and joints.
- Tunnel revision. // Men's Health;Sep94, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p94
Reports on research that suggests carpal tunnel syndrome may be misdiagnosed more often than not, and advises caution before undergoing surgery for the ailment.
- Carpal tunnel syndrome: All in the wrist? O'Connor, Patrick G. // Cortlandt Forum;08/25/98, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p89
Determines the causes of carpal tunnel syndrome in patients. Physiological factors that lead to the acquisition of the syndrome; Basis for carpal tunnel syndrome diagnosis; Relatedness of the wrist depth-to-width ratio use as a diagnostic tool.
- What do you know about AAOS CPGs? Shuttari-Khan, Fareeha // AAOS Now;Aug2011, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p45
The article offers information on the webinar of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) on the development of clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) for the osteoporotic spinal fractures treatment on August 23, 2011.
- Norris Health Center reports rise in texting-based Carpal Tunnel. Von Lesbos, Stamatina // UWM Post (Milwaukee, WI);3/29/2010, p12
The author presents hypothetical satire on increase in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome diagnoses in Wisconsin. He states that the study was conducted by Norris Health Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He reports that Texting Syndrome occurs when the median nerve is compressed at the wrist and causes acute...
- Utility of the clinical examination for carpal tunnel syndrome. Myers, Kathryn A. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/05/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 5, p605
Presents results of a study about the use of the clinical examination to diagnose carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Comment that electrodiagnostic studies can be negative in the presence of early CTS; Suggestion that decreased pain sensation in the median nerve distribution is the most helpful...
- WHAT'S THE VERDICT? // Journal of Family Practice;Jul2014, Vol. 63 Issue 7, p400
The author discusses several medical judgments and settlements. Topics include the case of a woman complaining of dizziness, numbness, and blurred vision and was diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome, the case of a 34-year-old man who sought treatment from a family physician (FP) for his...
- New pediatric guideline on OCD knee. Shea, Kevin G.; Chambers, Hank G.; Carey, James L. // AAOS Now;Feb2011, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p1
The article reports on the approval of a new guideline on the diagnosis and treatment of osteochondritis dissecans (OCD) of the knee by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Board of Directors in 2011. The work group considered just the best available evidence in development of the...
- AAOS supports new concussion statement. // AAOS Now;Dec2011, Vol. 5 Issue 12, p7
The article reports on the availability of a new guidelines on mild traumatic brain injury conceptualized by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) that recommend athletes suspected of, or diagnosed with concussion not to be allowed to return play in the U.S.