Cumulative trauma disorders: A review.
- MedicineJournal of back and musculoskeletal rehabilitation
Prevention of its etiology and early diagnosis can be the best to decrease its incidence and severity, and its treatment should be divided into Primordial, Primary, Secondary and Tertiary prevention.
Management in non-traumatic arm, neck and shoulder complaints: differences between diagnostic groups
- MedicineEuropean Spine Journal
Management in patients consulting the GP with a new episode of non-traumatic arm neck and shoulder complaints up to 6 months after the first consultation was determined to determine differences in management between patients with specific diagnoses versus non-specific diagnoses and between specific diagnostic groups.
Evaluation of the conservative treatment of Trigger finger by local instillation of corticosteroids
Conservative treatment of Trigger finger shows good therapeutic effects and taking into account the benefits, convenience and generally lower cost of conservative treatment for the patient, should be considered as an effective alternative to surgical treatment.
Impact of carpal tunnel syndrome on ulnar nerve at wrist: Systematic review.
- MedicineJournal of electromyography and kinesiology : official journal of the International Society of Electrophysiological Kinesiology
Lateral epicondylalgia: A primary nervous system disorder.
- Medicine, PsychologyMedical hypotheses
Conservative interventions for treating work-related complaints of the arm, neck or shoulder in adults.
- Medicine, PsychologyThe Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Very low-quality evidence was found indicating that ergonomic interventions did not lead to a decrease in pain when compared with no intervention at short-term follow-up, and that exercises did not improve pain in comparison with no treatment, but results were similar for recovery, disability and sick leave.
Ultrasound-Guided Perineural Injection at Guyon's Tunnel: An Anatomic Feasibility Study.
- MedicineUltrasound in medicine & biology
Active release technique for iliotibial band syndrome: A case report
The focus of this case report is to describe the various mechanisms of injury to the iliotibial band (ITB) and theory behind ART as a successful treatment method and a need for additional research on the effectiveness of ART and additional treatment methods for RSI.
Non-traumatic Arm, Neck, and Shoulder Complaints in General Practice: Incidence, Course and Management
Overall, besides diagnosis, most frequently long duration of complaints, more functional limitations but also several GP characteristics were associated with the application of a treatment option in non-traumatic arm, neck and shoulder complaints.
Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow: how frequent is the idiopathic form? An ultrasonographic study in a cohort of patients.
- MedicineClinical and experimental rheumatology
A possible cause of ulnar nerve entrapment at the elbow was found in more than half of the patients, and joint ultrasonography is indispensable for the identification of such alterations as it allows for both static and dynamic evaluation of the ulnar nerves.
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- MedicineScandinavian journal of work, environment & health
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- MedicinePostgraduate Medical Journal
Management of forearm pain in the workplace should be multidisciplinary, addressing physical aspects of the job but also addressing the “yellow, blue, and black flags” which should be viewed as obstacles to recovery.
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- MedicineThe Cochrane database of systematic reviews
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