Efficacy of Some Combined Conservative Methods in the Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Randomized Controlled Clinical and Electrophysiological Trial


DUYMAZ T., Sindel D., Kesiktas N., Muslumanoglu L.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.27, no.1, pp.38-46, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tjr.2012.005
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF RHEUMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.38-46
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: In this study, we aimed to compare the efficacy of some conservative methods in combination with dexamethasone iontophoresis, ultrasound therapy or placebo iontophoresis (without dexamethasone) in the treatment of mild carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS).