Answers to Common Hand and Wrist Questions

Premier Health providers answers frequently asked questions about common hand and wrist conditions.

What occupations are more prone to cubital tunnel syndrome?

Dr. Matthew Cavo talks about which professions are more likely to cause cubital tunnel syndrome. Click play to watch the video or read the transcript.

What occupations are more prone to cubital tunnel syndrome?

Cubital tunnel can occur in patients of any profession, but typically the professions that require long periods on the phone, receptionists, telemarketers, and profession that ends up with, either on the phone for a long period of time, or anything with your elbow bent for a long period of time.

 

Cubital tunnel syndrome can occur in patients in any profession, but typically those that require the elbow to be bent for a long period of time. This includes jobs with long periods of time on the phone, such as receptionists and telemarketers.

Source: Beth Berrettoni, MD, Hand and Reconstructive Surgeons and Associates; Matthew Cavo, MD, Hand and Reconstructive Surgeons and Associates; Krista Storms, OT, Premier Health

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