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What is carpal tunnel syndrome?Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common condition that now affects 10 per cent of the UK workforce
Repetitive strain injury (RSI) is a blanket term covering a range of conditions, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis and bursitis, all of which involve damage and inflammation to tendons, nerves, muscles and soft tissues
Q Since the concerns about the safety of computer VDUs [video display units] some 10 years ago, has there been more recent research that continues to voice health worries, or have new developments made VDUs less hazardous? Several friends have told me that they have stopped having headaches since they switched from CRT to LCD monitors
Re Harald Gaier's Alternatives (WDDTY, vol 12 no 11), referring to the use of acupuncture in the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) and repetitive strain injury (RSI), this unfortunately gives only a limited perspective of the diagnosis and treatment of problems which actually respond very well to acupuncture
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is the scourge of the modern workplace