Friend with possible carpel tunnel

D3 student, might be showing signs of carpel tunnel. Currently doing physical therapy since they are in consistent pain/numbness. Hows long term looking?
Source: Student Doctor Network - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Tags: Dental Source Type: forums

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Authors: Gumus S, Yalav O, Erdogan O, Teke Z Abstract A giant colonic lipoma causing colo-colonic intussusception is extremely rare in adults. A 35-year-old woman visited our emergency room with abdominal pain, abdominal distension, nausea and vomiting. Physical examination showed a painful distended abdomen. Abdominal computed tomography revealed that there was a soft-tissue mass with a fat density of approximately 6 cm in diameter in the distal part of the transverse colon. Since the clinical presentation was that of a mechanical ileus, a laparotomy was performed. An intussusception was detected in the transvers ...
Source: Annali Italiani di Chirurgia - Category: Surgery Tags: Ann Ital Chir Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: The well-established CPU concept could additionally benefit from a superordinate quality control. Adequate quality benchmarking appears to be fundamental for gap analyses and for the establishment of a separate remuneration structure. In this respect the German Society for Cardiology as the certifying institution is required to establish an appropriate mechanism within the framework of regular updates of criteria. PMID: 32990815 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Herz - Category: Cardiology Tags: Herz Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: Both SIFP and PEC blocks have comparable dynamic and static pain relief with better shoulder pain scores in patients receiving SIFP. PMID: 32987492 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Korean Journal of Anesthesiology - Category: Anesthesiology Tags: Korean J Anesthesiol Source Type: research
Source: World Journal of Surgery - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
Conclusions: A positive criteria for CTS, neck and shoulder pain is identified in our study as being due to long-term use of mobile devices. Further, combination tests like Phalen's with pressure provocation tests proved accurate in conforming CTS. Future research is needed to confirm the diagnostic utility of these independent and combined clinical tests in less prevalent settings, including general dental practitioners and occupational worksites.Trial registration: The current study is registered in King Khalid University, College of dentistry ethical committee SRC/REG/2016-17/107.
Source: Oral health and Preventive dentistry - Category: Dentistry Source Type: research
FRIDAY, March 1, 2019 -- You use your hands nearly every minute of the day, so any time they hurt it's important to find out why. Certain conditions can affect people who do the same hand movements for hours every day. Repetitive strain injury can...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - Category: General Medicine Source Type: news
Conclusions: Prompt recognition, timely management, and avoidance of risk factors responsible for the manifestations of carpal tunnel syndrome have practical implications in the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome.
Source: Neurology India - Category: Neurology Authors: Source Type: research
Conclusions This study revealed that approximately 3% to 5% of patients undergoing carpal tunnel surgery had persistent and even increased use of opioid or antineuropathic drugs more than 2 months after surgery, in relation with possible chronic postoperative pain. Considering the incidence of carpal tunnel syndrome, the risks associated with persistent opioid use in this population should be further monitored.
Source: Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine - Category: Anesthesiology Tags: Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain: Original Articles Source Type: research
Abstract PURPOSE: To compare the outcome after open carpal tunnel decompression by specialists versus a nurse practitioner. METHODS: Of 1361 cases of open carpel tunnel decompression under local anaesthesia from 1996 to 2008, 807 were performed by specialists (consultant, specialist registrar, or specialty and associate specialist) and 554 by a nurse practitioner (since May 2006). The 2 groups were compared in terms of surgical time, total theatre time, postoperative pain, and patient satisfaction with the service. RESULTS: The mean surgical time was shorter in cases performed by specialists (13 vs. 18 minutes, p
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery - Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tags: J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) Source Type: research
Farooq Azam Rathore1, Akthar Waheed21 Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Combined Military Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan2 Armed Forces Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, Rawalpindi, PakistanA 45-year-old previously healthy housewife presented with pain, numbness and weakness of the…The postMarked Thenar Wasting in Long Standing Carpel Tunnel Syndrome appeared first onJPMS.
Source: Journal of Pakistan Medical Students - Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: research
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