Carpal tunnel syndrome

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Carpal tunnel syndrome

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The terms "Carpal tunnel syndrome" returned 423 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effects of carpal tunnel syndrome on reach-to-pinch performance.
 

Author(s): Raviraj Nataraj, Peter J Evans, William H Seitz, Zong-Ming Li

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Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) compromises fine sensorimotor function during activities of daily living. Reach-to-pinch for a small object requires not only dexterity of the grasping digits, but also coordinated transport of the hand to the target. This study examined the effects of ...

Last Updated: 17 Mar 2014

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Comment to "ultrasonic assessment of females with carpal tunnel syndrome proved by nerve conduction study".
 

Author(s): Daniele Coraci, Valter Santilli, Paola de Franco, Luca Padua

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2014 ;2014():893963.

 

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2014

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Pathokinematics of precision pinch movement associated with carpal tunnel syndrome.
 

Author(s): Raviraj Nataraj, Peter J Evans, William H Seitz, Zong-Ming Li

Journal: J. Orthop. Res.. 2014 Jun;32(6):786-92.

 

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) can adversely affect fine motor control of the hand. Precision pinch between the thumb and index finger requires coordinated movements of these digits for reliable task performance. We examined the impairment upon precision pinch function affected by CTS ...

Last Updated: 4 Apr 2014

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The terms "Carpal tunnel syndrome" returned 35 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Neurography for diagnosing carpal tunnel syndrome].
 

Author(s): Kari Todnem, Trond Sand

Journal: Tidsskr. Nor. Laegeforen.. 2013 Jan;133(2):170-3.

 

A number of evidence-based guidelines now recommend that a nerve conduction study should be used to confirm the existence of carpal tunnel syndrome before any surgery takes place.

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2013

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[Neurophysiological advances in carpal tunnel syndrome: process of central sensitisation or local neuropathy].
 

Author(s): R Ortega-Santiago, A I de-la-Llave-Rincon, S Laguarta-Val, A Martinez-Perez, J A Pareja, C Fernandez-de-Las-Penas

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2012 Apr;54(8):490-6.

 

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is considered a simple entrapment of the median nerve at the carpal tunnel. In the last years, several studies have demonstrated the presence of peripheral and central sensitization mechanisms.

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2012

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Osteopathic manipulative medicine for carpal tunnel syndrome.
 

Author(s): Gilbert Siu, J Douglas Jaffe, Maryum Rafique, Michael M Weinik

Journal: J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2012 Mar;112(3):127-39.

 

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is 1 of the most common peripheral nerve entrapment disorders. Osteopathic manipulative medicine can be invaluable in diagnosing and managing CTS. Combined with a patient's history and a standard physical examination, an osteopathic structural examination ...

Last Updated: 13 Mar 2012

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Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome With Dynamic Splinting
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 10 May 2008

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Last Updated: 7 Apr 2014

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The Effect of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 27 Aug 2014

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