1. In patients with primary idiopathic carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), injection with either 40mg or 80mg methylprednisolone is associated with a significant reduction in symptom severity at 10 weeks.
2. Injection with 80mg of methylprednisolone was associated with modestly lower rates of surgery at 1-year. This treatment, however, did...
1. In patients who underwent open carpal tunnel release (OCTR), 74% reported complete symptom resolution at 10 year follow-up.
2. At 10 year follow-up, 88% of patients were completely satisfied or very satisfied with the surgery.
Study Rundown: Strong functional, symptom, and satisfaction scores at 10 year follow-up demonstrate both...