Outcomes of open carpal tunnel releases and its predictors: a prospective study.

@article{Tan2012OutcomesOO,
  title={Outcomes of open carpal tunnel releases and its predictors: a prospective study.},
  author={Jacqueline Siau Woon Tan and Agnes Beng-Hoi Tan},
  journal={Hand surgery : an international journal devoted to hand and upper limb surgery and related research : journal of the Asia-Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand},
  year={2012},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={
          341-5
        }
}
A prospective study of 74 patients who underwent open carpal tunnel releases was conducted, with a follow-up period of six months. We analyzed multiple preoperative variables in order to identify factors that might predict outcomes. These outcomes included improvement in symptom severity and functional severity scores, grip strength as well as patient satisfaction. All the patients showed improvement in symptoms with 72% showing complete symptomatic relief, 74% showing improvement in function… CONTINUE READING
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