You have a unique medical history. Therefore, it is essential to talk with your doctor about your personal risk factors and/or experience with carpal tunnel syndrome. By talking openly and regularly with your doctor, you can take an active role in your care.
General Tips for Gathering Information
Here are some tips that will make it easier for you to talk to your doctor:
Specific Questions to Ask Your Doctor
About Your Risk of Developing Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
About Treatment Options
About Lifestyle Changes
About Your Outlook
Carpal tunnel syndrome. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at:http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T113671/Carpal-tunnel-syndrome. Updated October 29, 2018. Accessed December 19, 2018.
Last reviewed September 2018 by Teresa Briedwell, PT, DPT, OCS Last Updated: 12/19/2018