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Prevalensen för kliniskt säkerställt karpaltunnelsyndrom 4 procent

Atroshi, Isam LU ; Gummesson, Christina LU ; Johnsson, Ragnar LU ; Ornstein, Ewald LU ; Ranstam, Jonas LU and Rosén, Ingmar LU (2000) In Läkartidningen 97(14). p.1668-1670
Abstract
This article summarizes the results of a large-scale population-based study conducted to determine the prevalence of carpal tunnel syndrome in the Swedish general population. The study utilized a health questionnaires as well as clinical and electrophysiological examinations. Population prevalence rates of carpal tunnel syndrome, based on clinical diagnosis and electrophysiological criteria, were calculated. Obesity and specific work-related hand activities were shown to be risk factors for carpal tunnel syndrome.
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Prevalence for clinically proved carpal tunnel syndrome is 4 percent
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Läkartidningen
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97
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14
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1668 - 1670
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Sveriges Läkarförbund
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  • pmid:10815392
  • scopus:0034607206
ISSN
0023-7205
language
Swedish
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4e2b2748-51f1-45ad-a6b2-f2e148ea19dc (old id 1118124)
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http://ltarkiv.lakartidningen.se/artNo20949
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  author       = {Atroshi, Isam and Gummesson, Christina and Johnsson, Ragnar and Ornstein, Ewald and Ranstam, Jonas and Rosén, Ingmar},
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  series       = {Läkartidningen},
  title        = {Prevalensen för kliniskt säkerställt karpaltunnelsyndrom 4 procent},
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  year         = {2000},
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