Subjective swelling: a new sign for carpal tunnel syndrome.

  title={Subjective swelling: a new sign for carpal tunnel syndrome.},
  author={David T. Burke and Monica A Burke and R. K. Bell and Gregory W Stewart and Riaz Mehdi and Han-joon Kim},
  journal={American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation},
  volume={78 6},
This single-blinded, randomized cohort study of 186 patients was conducted to determine whether the subjective complaint of swelling of the hand or wrist is associated with the diagnosis and/or prognosis of carpal tunnel syndrome. All patients were referred for splinting with a presenting clinical diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome from outpatient… CONTINUE READING