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The Quad City Area’s Only Group of All Board-Certified
and
Fellowship-Trained Orthopaedic Surgeons

Tyson K. Cobb MD on Carpal Tunnel Surgical Technique Davenport, IA

Dr. Tyson Cobb – Blog Series on Hand, Finger, and Elbow Conditions and Techniques

This is the first part in a new blog series by our hand and upper extremity surgeon, Tyson Cobb, MD. This series contains summaries of articles co-written by Dr. Cobb discussing research and new techniques for a variety of hand and upper extremity conditions, including carpal tunnel syndrome.

Use Of Topographical Landmarks to Improve the Outcome of Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release

Authors:  Tyson K. Cobb, Gary A. Knudson, William P. Cooney.

 

In this publication, Dr. Tyson Cobb and co-authors describe a modified approach using topographical landmarks which was tested in a cadaveric study that has shown to be superior to standard techniques. Improved knowledge of topographical landmarks may improve outcomes of endoscopic carpal tunnel release with respect to efficacy, safety and complications.

 

To view the full article, please click here.

 

Please contact Orthopaedic Specialists for more information, or to schedule a consultation.

 

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