Tag: procedure

Image: PD  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...
Image: PD 1. The Comprehensive Complications Index (CCI) assigns a score assessing severity of one or multiple combined postoperative complications. This index can be used as a universal morbidity endpoint for research studies and quality improvement initiatives. 2. CCI combines both patient and surgeon grading of complication severity, and has been...