Evaluation of the clinical efficacy of conservative treatment in the management of carpal tunnel syndrome.

Bardak A. N. , Alp M., Erhan B., Paker N., Kaya B., Oenal A. E.

Advances in therapy, cilt.26, sa.1, ss.107-16, 2009 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s12325-008-0134-7
  • Dergi Adı: Advances in therapy
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.107-16


Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is impingement of the median nerve at the wrist. The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness of tendon and nerve gliding exercises with standard conservative treatment (SCT), which consists of splinting and local steroid injections, in the treatment of CTS.