articles were written by Dr. Timothy Jameson and offer suggestions
on overcoming and understanding injuries to the muscular
and skeletal system in musicians. All articles are
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Eight
Causative Factors is an excerpt from Dr. Jameson's book
Repetitive Strain Injuries: The Complete Guide to Alternative
Treatments and Prevention. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome complaints
are usually involving pain in the hand and tingling and
numbness of the first three to four fingers.
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome in Guitarists
explains a condition that causes tingling, numbness and
sometimes weakness of the fourth and fifth fingers of the
Trigger Finger: Explanation
and Prevention explains about a painful condition that
causes an inability to straighten our a finger or causes
a locking of a finger with an inability for movement.
Repetitive Injuries Continue to
Plague Musicians offers strategies to prevent painful
repetitive injuries and offers an understanding of why they
develop in the first place.
Weight Training for the Musician
offer advice on how to improve your overall health to prevent
painful musculoskeletal injuries.
Repetitive Strain Injury Prevention
Guidelines offers 14 tips to prevent RSIs.
Chiropractic Care: Important
for every musician
Back Pain in the Classical Guitarist
Fatigue in Pick Hand and/or Arm
While Playing the Guitar
New!!! Orchestral stresses
analyzed by Dr. Joel Margolies, D.C., a french horn player
hand injuries while guitar playing An informative article
from Acoustic Guitar Magazine On Line.
Piano Playing by Richard Beuchamp offers excellent
advice in piano technique and style to prevent injury.
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