Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is another condition in which the physical therapist play an important role in treatment. This common work related injury has increased over the past years due to long hours individuals spend working on the computer.
Inflammation and swelling of the tendons affect the nerves which move the wrist. This can cause swelling, pain and even limit hand movement. This condition may be seen in workers of all ages and can account for a great deal of lost time at work.
Treatment can include: