Incidence rates of in-hospital carpal tunnel syndrome in the general population and possible associations with marital status
- Beware of Repetitive Stress Injuries. Mueller, Michelle // Current Health 2;Sep2001, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p26
Focuses on the risk of repetitive stress injuries (RSI). Factors influencing the stress; Recognition of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) as the most common RSI; Symptoms of CTS. INSET: Create a Pain-Free Environment..
- The wrist is at risk. Deas, Gerald W. // New York Amsterdam News;05/17/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 20, p18
Provides insights into the repetitive stress injury called carpal tunnel syndrome. Etiology; Symptoms; Association of the disease with diabetes, hypothyroidism, pregnancy, oral contraceptives, alcoholism, smoking, obesity and lack of exercise.
- Avoid Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. // Making Crafts, Making Money;2003, p174
The article offers instructions on how to avoid carpal tunnel syndrome.
- Beyond Carpal Tunnel: Avoiding RSI pitfalls. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);09/10/99, Vol. 46 Issue 37, p2B
Provides an overview of repetitive stress injuries (RSI), beyond carpal tunnel syndrome. Symptoms; Prevention; Steps to take when exhibiting symptoms.
- carpal tunnel syndrome. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p376
A definition of the term "carpal tunnel syndrome" is presented.
- crippled by computers. Collins, Mary Alice // Sarasota Magazine;Apr2000, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p174
Reports the increase in incidence of repetitive strain injury (RSI) in Sarasota, Florida as of April 2000. Statistics on prevalence of carpal tunnel syndrome among computer users; Etiology, scope and symptoms of RSI; Process of injury caused by decreased blood flow to a body part; Contribution...
- Focus: Repetitive stress injuries. // Medicine on the Net;Jun2013, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p13
The article reports that widespread use of computers has given rise to a wave of repetitive stress injuries related to excessive or improper use of computer keyboards and the computer mouse, including carpal stress syndrome and cubital stress syndrome.
- Stop Blaming the Mouse! // Business NH Magazine;Oct2012, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p12
The article focuses on carpal tunnel syndrome which is caused by manyrepetitive motions and improper sleep position.
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. LeBLANC, KIM EDWARD; CESTIA, WAYNE // American Family Physician;4/15/2011, Vol. 83 Issue 8, p952
Carpal tunnel syndrome is the most common entrapment neuropathy, affecting approximately 3 to 6 percent of adults in the general population. Although the cause is not usually determined, it can include trauma, repetitive maneuvers, certain diseases, and pregnancy. Symptoms are related to...