2019 News

2019-04-15 CTS Intervention

[A news article from Cleveland Clinic ConsultQD: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Intervention Improves Symptoms in Two Weeks] A radioulnar wrist compression device significantly relieved symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome in a pilot study, according to an article in the Journal of Orthopaedic Translation. Patients showed significantly increased median nerve mobility, decreased distal motor latency and improved median nerve cross-sectional area after using the device for only two weeks. [Read more here]

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2019-03-15 Cutting Edge #19

The 19th Annual New Technology in Upper Extremity Surgery: The Cutting Edge With Advancing Translational Research will be held in Cleveland Clinic Lutheran Hospital during June 2-4, 2019. This program will demonstrate new techniques and instrumentation for shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand reconstruction and provide a valuable international forum for global scientific exchange among surgeons and researchers who are interested in upper extremity biomechanics and its clinical applications. [Link to symposium details; Link to PDF file of the program]