Clinical Pearl No. 74 - July 2022
Stretching the Transverse Carpal Ligament?

Stretching the Transverse Carpal Ligament?

Karol S. Young, OTD, OTR/L, CHT

Finding time to read professional journals can be challenging, as my bedside reading stack attests. My recent onset of carpal tunnel syndrome symptoms (self-diagnosed), finally urged me to read one saved article: “Effective self-stretching of carpal ligament for the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome: A double-blinded randomized controlled study.” (1) Because of the high level of evidence of the study design, I was eager to discover the study outcomes.

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