Discussion Paper - Nerve Entrapments and Tendinopathies of the Arm, Neck and Shoulder Consultation
Appendix C: Detailed Summary of Evidence Identified in Systematic Review
At issue was a review of policy on activity-related soft tissue disorders (“ASTDs”), such as carpal tunnel syndrome and bursitis. The aim of this review was to:
- ensure that policy was consistent with current medical/scientific evidence and terminology; and
- consolidate and clarify guidance on adjudication of ASTD claims.
Consultation closed November 1, 2013.