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What is an example of a hand injury due too much computer usage?

What is an example of a hand injury due too much computer usage?

Tendonitis: The most common hand injury associated with typing and mousing is tendonitis. Symptoms include pain and tenderness over the tendons of the wrist, hand and fingers. Carpal tunnel syndrome can be aggravated by computer use but is not usually caused by it. ...Read more

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Injuries (Definition)

An injury, of any severity, is a condition in which a person has damage to any part of his body. Examples of major injuries include gunshot wounds, knife wounds, large burns, severed ...Read more


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Some pain and numbness in right hand/forearm more pronounced with computer usage. Mostly work related. What is the problem?

Some pain and numbness in right hand/forearm more pronounced with computer usage. Mostly work related. What is the problem?

Overuse injuries: It sounds like you need to visit your physician to have an examination. Overuse injuries occur when we apply repetitive strain to our muscles and joints. Your work environment may need to be looked at. In addition, if the numbness happened all of a sudden, with your history of hypertension, be able to recognize the signs of a stroke and call 911 immediately if you have them. ...Read more

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Which is more effective in treating hand pain from computer use, a cold or hot treatment?

Which is more effective in treating hand pain from computer use, a cold or hot treatment?

Cold is better: Ice the area for 30 minutes on and 30 minutes off when awake is better than heat which causes more swelling. ...Read more

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Do I need stitches for a hand injury I recently sustained?

Do I need stitches for a hand injury I recently sustained?

if there is a lacer: If there is a laceration that cannot be held together by butterfly bandaging then you do need some stitches. Stitching the area together will give you a longer and better outcome. ...Read more

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Can i still bowl with an old hand injury?

Hand Injury: What is the injury?] by old do you mean old and gone or old and still symptomatic? Can you drive? Can you work? Can you do things? Need more information. ...Read more

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