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Table 4 Suggested modified questionnaire

From: Content validation of the Kamath and Stothard questionnaire for carpal tunnel syndrome diagnosis: a cognitive interviewing study

1 Do you wake up because of pain in your wrist? Yes No
2 Do you wake up because of tingling or numbness in your fingers? Yes No
3 Do you have tingling or numbness in your fingers when you first wake up? Yes No
4 Is your numbness or tingling mainly in your thumb, index, and/or middle finger? Yes No
5 Do you have any quick movements or positions that relieve your tingling or numbness? Yes No
6 Do you have numbness or tingling in your little (small/pinky) finger? Yes No
7 Do certain activities (for example, holding objects or repetitive finger movement) increase the numbness or tingling in your fingers? Yes No
8 Do you drop small objects like coins or a cup? Yes No
9 Do you often have neck pain? Yes No
10 Did you have numbness or tingling in your fingers when you were pregnant? (If relevant) Yes No
Not relevant to me
11 Do you have numbness or tingling in your toes? Yes No
12 Have your symptoms improved with using wrist support brace or splint? (If relevant) Yes No
Not relevant to me