Kleopas A. Kleopa, MD
CME Objective: To review current evidence for screening and prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and patient information of carpal tunnel syndrome.
Funding Source: American College of Physicians.
Disclosures: Dr. Kleopa, ACP Contributing Author, has disclosed no conflicts of interest. Disclosures can also be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M15-0576.
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This issue provides a clinical overview of carpal tunnel syndrome, focusing on screening and prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. The content of In the Clinic is drawn from the clinical information and education resources of the American College of Physicians (ACP), including MKSAP (Medical Knowledge and Self-Assessment Program). Annals of Internal Medicine editors develop In the Clinic in collaboration with the ACP's Medical Education and Publishing divisions and with the assistance of additional science writers and physician writers.
Kleopa KA. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Ann Intern Med. 2015;163:ITC1. doi: 10.7326/AITC201509010
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