Comparison of longitudinal open incision and two-incision techniques for carpal tunnel release.


PURPOSE This study analyzes the long-term postoperative symptoms and functional outcomes of patients who underwent either traditional open (single-incision) or 2-incision carpal tunnel release (CTR). Because 2-incision CTR preserves the superficial nerves and subcutaneous tissue between the thenar and hypothenar eminences, it may account for fewer… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2010.08.027


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