Researchers at Brigham and Woman’s Hospital in Boston, MA have recently validated a short questionnaire designed to answer this exact question. We have incorporated their calculations to our website for your convenience and for your protection, we will not store your protect health information nor answers. Please answer the following questions to see how likely you are to need a future carpal tunnel release on your other arm.
Citations: Zhang D, Janssen SJ, Blazar P, Earp BE. Predictors of Future Contralateral Carpal Tunnel Release at the Time of Unilateral Surgery. J Hand Surg Am. 2019 Sep;44(9):800.e1-800.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.10.030. Epub 2018 Dec 20. PMID: 30579688.
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