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DRY CUPPING AS A MODALITY IN THE PHYSICAL THERAPY TREATMENT OF A PATIENT WITH CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME: A CASE REPORT

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Date Issued:
2018-08-02
Summary:
Carpal tunnel syndrome is a musculoskeletal disorder producing a variety of debilitating side effects. The management of carpal tunnel syndrome typically includes splinting, corticosteroid injection and (if severe enough) surgical intervention. Differing techniques have been utilized in the physical therapy treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome, and this case report highlights the use of dry cupping as a modality in the treatment of a patient diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome.
Title: DRY CUPPING AS A MODALITY IN THE PHYSICAL THERAPY TREATMENT OF A PATIENT WITH CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME: A CASE REPORT.
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Name(s): Lomangino, Fred, Author
Marieb College of Health & Human Services, Degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Case Report
Issuance: single unit
Date Issued: 2018-08-02
Extent: 45 pgs.
Language(s): English
Summary: Carpal tunnel syndrome is a musculoskeletal disorder producing a variety of debilitating side effects. The management of carpal tunnel syndrome typically includes splinting, corticosteroid injection and (if severe enough) surgical intervention. Differing techniques have been utilized in the physical therapy treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome, and this case report highlights the use of dry cupping as a modality in the treatment of a patient diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome.
Identifier: fgcu_ETD_0252 (IID)
Degree Awarded: Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Department: Rehabilitation Sciences
Committee Chair: Kathleen Swanick, DPT, MS, OCS
Committee Member: Rob Sillevis, PT, DPT, Ph.D., OCS, FAAOMPT, MTC
Subject(s): Physical therapy
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fgcu/fd/fgcu_ETD_0252
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Host Institution: FGCU