5 patient evaluations for Wrist splint

Jul 25, 2017 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 min Daily
Advice & Tips: After using nightly for 3 years, I can now sleep a couple of nights without them, use them 1 night, and then use them again. That schedule reminds my body not to sleep with hands curled up.

Jun 18, 2017 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 min Daily

Sep 6, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 min Daily
Advice & Tips: Without the splints, my discomfort and limits increase.  When I skip using them (wear them only at night), I can tell the difference.  But using my pad during the day increases the discomfort if used too long. 

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Aug 21, 2016 (Started Jan 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 720 min Daily
Advice & Tips: Best treatment for carpal tunnel and related RA issues. I tried and own several different pairs of wrist braces but always have a pair nearby.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Jul 27, 2012 (Started Aug 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Mild (itching, Cannot scratch itch under it)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: Didn't sem to help. Still woke with tingling hand.

Mar 28, 2011 (Started Aug 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Mild (itching, Cannot scratch itch under it)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 480 min Daily
Advice & Tips: Using the brace at night when I sleep has helped a lot.

Aug 26, 2010 (Started Aug 19, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for carpal tunnel syndrome)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (itching, Cannot scratch itch under it)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 480 min Daily
Advice & Tips: Not able to use it on left and try to use splint on right hand too.

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