Study of the Effects of Static Magnetic Therapy on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

What we are studying

In this study a strong magnetic wristband will be compared to a weaker magnetic wristband. In this study you will either receive a magnetic wristband of 2,000 Gauss strength or a magnetic wristband of 10 Gauss strength.

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • Ages 18+

Eligibility Criteria

  • Mild to moderate CTS

What is involved

  • 3 clinic visits
  • Compliance log
  • Wearing a wrist band for 6 weeks
  • Questionnaires and median nerve ultrasounds and nerve conductions


$20 Wal-Mart gift card per completed visit (3 visits maximum)

Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Janet Hutchens

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.