Description, reliability and validity of a novel method to measure carpal tunnel pressure in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome.


Elevated carpal tunnel pressure is an important pathomechanism in carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Several invasive methods have been described for direct measurement of carpal tunnel pressure, but all have two important limitations. The pressure gauge requires sterilisation between uses, which makes time-efficient data collection logistically cumbersome, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.math.2012.03.005