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Top 5 Conditions That Should Be Seen By A Hand Therapist

Top 5 Conditions That Should Be Seen By A Hand Therapist

When should I be referred to a Hand Therapist? Certified Hand Therapists (CHTs) are specialized Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists with over 4000 hours of clinical experience mentoring with another CHT. CHTs have passed a comprehensive test in advanced...

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What is DeQuervain’s Tenosynovitis?

What is DeQuervain’s Tenosynovitis?

This type of tendonitis affects the tendons at the base of the thumb and wrist. It commonly occurs from a blow to the wrist or from repetitive strain of the thumb and wrist tendons. It is also common among new parents as a result of lifting and caring for an infant.

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What causes Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

What causes Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

This condition is due to a compression of the median nerve at the wrist. Carpal tunnel syndrome results in numbness of the thumb, index finger and middle finger, and often occurs or worsens at night. It can be associated with several other conditions, including tendonitis, arthritis…

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What is Dupuytren’s Contracture and how can I manage it?

What is Dupuytren’s Contracture and how can I manage it?

This condition is a genetic disease that affects the thick layer of tissue in the palm called the palmar fascia, causing the digits to contract toward the palm. Clients will typically notice the development of a non-tender nodule in their palm, often following an injury or trauma to the hand or wrist…

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