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CTS: Efficacy of open carpal tunnel release with transverse carpal ligament reconstruction

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April 2015

CTS: Efficacy of open carpal tunnel release with transverse carpal ligament reconstruction

Vol: 4| Issue: 4| Number:77| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Carpal tunnel release with subneural reconstruction of the transverse carpal ligament compared with isolated open and endoscopic release

Bone Joint J. 2015 Feb;97-B(2):221-8

Contributing Authors:
X Zhang Y Li S Wen H Zhu X Shao Y Yu

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Synopsis

213 patients with carpal tunnel syndrome were randomized to 1 of 3 groups: open carpal tunnel release (OCTR) with transverse carpal ligament (TCL) reconstruction, isolated OCTR, or endoscopic carpal tunnel release (ECTR). The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether OCTR with TCL reconstruction would lead to greater grip strength recovery compared to the other two techniques. Patients were fo...

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