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Dr. Daniel Mass
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Hand Injuries And Disorders (Overview)

Hand injuries and disorders are conditions in which a person has problems with his hand, such as pain, swelling, fractures, restricted movement, weakness, or numbness. The treatment depends on the injury or disease.


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Sir does grip strength and functional activities of hand, impairments of hand are related to each other. Do you have any articles on it?

Sir does grip strength and functional activities of hand, impairments of hand are related to each other. Do you have any articles on it?

There is an : Association between loss of hand strength if it is the significant factor not captured by another description of deficit or injury and impairment rating. Check the ama guides for evaluation of impairment for better detail. ...Read more

Dr. Daniel Mass
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Hand Injuries And Disorders (Overview)

Hand injuries and disorders are conditions in which a person has problems with his hand, such as pain, swelling, fractures, restricted movement, weakness, or numbness. The treatment depends on the injury or disease.


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What is the best treatment for hand stress injuries?

What is the best treatment for hand stress injuries?

Change activities: We really need more info to be more helpful. What kind of injuries? What is your job activities? ...Read more

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I broke my hand 2 years ago. What can I do to prevent another injury?

I broke my hand 2 years ago. What can I do to prevent another injury?

Alkaline PH: If you are worried about stress fracture - this is due to vitamin d deficiency and if you take vitamin d and maintain alkaline pH to prevent osteoporosis. You also want to make sure you with the help of your doctor how your bone scan is whether you have lost bone density which increases your chance of fracture. If you just need cushion then you can use dermasaver products which provides padding. ...Read more

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Sir does grip strength and functional activities of hand, impairments of hand are related to each other. Do you have any articles on it?

There is an : Association between loss of hand strength if it is the significant factor not captured by another description of deficit or injury and impairment rating. Check the ama guides for evaluation of impairment for better detail. ...Read more

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Why is my hand cold after an injury?

Why is my hand cold after an injury?

Possible nerve : After and injury, especially to an extremity, it is possible to develop symptoms related to the nerves in that area. This can lead to a cold or hot extremity, pain , numbness and tingling, swelling and change in the color of the skin. The injury does not have to be significant and the symptoms can become chronic if not diagnosed and treated early. Do not ignore in the hope that it will go away. ...Read more

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Feeling lots of pain in my hand from old injury what should I do?

Feeling lots of pain in my hand from old injury what should I do?

Ortho Hand Eval: Old hand injuries that are still causing pain warrant further evaluation. An orthopaedic hand surgeon would provide a thorough examination of your history and symptoms. A thorough examination may result in the need for routine x-rays or even an MRI to best evaluate the soft tissues in your hand for signs of chronic injury. ...Read more

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What's the best way to know if my hand is broken or has another injury?

What's the best way to know if my hand is broken or has another injury?

To differentiate: Between a fracture of the hand vs another injury, you need an x-ray, physical examination and medical history. ...Read more

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Why does washing your hands and proper storage of food prevent disease?

Why does washing your hands and proper storage of food prevent disease?

Minimizes bacteria: Bacteria are killed or lessened with these modalities and are recommwnded. ...Read more

Dr. Lawrence Kessler
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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