Carpal tunnel syndrome in pregnancy - you need to ask!

Jamari Sapuan, Kai Feng Yam, Mohamad Faiz Noorman, Prisca Kim De Cruz, Wan Nurhalimatun Wan Abdul Razab, Zatel Iman Rozali, Mohamed Faizal Sikkandar, Rajesh Singh Karnail Singh

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    Abstract

    In a prospective cross-sectional study, 333 respondents were randomly selected from among pregnant women attending the primary care maternal health clinic in a university hospital. CTS was diagnosed clinically based on patient history and physical examination. The severity of CTS was assessed using the Boston Carpal Tunnel Questionnaire. Symptomatic respondents were asked whether they had mentioned their problems to doctors and received appropriate treatment.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)671 - 675
    Number of pages5
    JournalSingapore Medical Journal
    Volume53
    Issue number10
    Publication statusPublished - 2012

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