Efficacy of a fabricated customized splint and tendon and nerve gliding exercises for the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome: a randomized controlled trial.

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OBJECTIVE To compare the effects of a neutral wrist and metacarpophalangeal (MCP) splint with a wrist cock-up splint, with and without exercises, for the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). DESIGN A 2x2x3 randomized factorial design with 3 main factors: splint (neutral wrist and MCP and wrist cock-up), exercise (exercises, no exercise), and time… (More)

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@article{Brininger2007EfficacyOA, title={Efficacy of a fabricated customized splint and tendon and nerve gliding exercises for the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome: a randomized controlled trial.}, author={Teresa L Brininger and Joan C. Rogers and Margo B. Holm and Nancy A. Baker and Zong-Ming Li and Robert J. Goitz}, journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation}, year={2007}, volume={88 11}, pages={1429-35} }