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...
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...