The responsiveness of sensibility and strength tests in patients undergoing carpal tunnel decompression

@inproceedings{JeroschHerold2011TheRO,
  title={The responsiveness of sensibility and strength tests in patients undergoing carpal tunnel decompression},
  author={Christina Jerosch-Herold and Lee Shepstone and Leanne K. Miller and Peter Chapman},
  booktitle={BMC musculoskeletal disorders},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Several clinical measures of sensory and motor function are used alongside patient-rated questionnaires to assess outcomes of carpal tunnel decompression. However there is a lack of evidence regarding which clinical tests are most responsive to clinically important change over time. METHODS In a prospective cohort study 63 patients undergoing carpal tunnel decompression were assessed using standardised clinician-derived and patient reported outcomes before surgery, at 4 and 8… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 40 references

Patient satisfaction with carpal tunnel surgery: self-administered questionnaires versus physical testing

  • RP Astifidis, BJ Koczan, NH Dubin, FD Burke, EF Shaw Wilgis
  • Hand Therapy
  • 2009
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…