Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Repetitive Strain Injury Health Directory

 

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Repetitive Strain Injury Resources

CTS Place - Information and Resource Directory for Carpal Tunnel Products, Treatments and Organizations. RSI-Therapy - Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Information and Statistics.
FAQ Typing Injury - Products, services, ergonomic tips and more.  

Government and Healthcare Organizations

Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
6300 North River Road
Rosemont, IL   60018
http://www.aaos.org
Tel: 847-823-7186
Fax: 847-823-8125
National Chronic Pain Outreach Association (NCPOA)
P.O. Box 274
Millboro, VA   24460
http://www.chronicpain.org
Tel: 540-862-9437
Fax: 540-862-9485
American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA)
P.O. Box 850
Rocklin, CA   95677-0850
http://www.theacpa.org
Tel: 916-632-0922 800-533-3231
Fax: 916-632-3208
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)
National Institutes of Health, DHHS
31 Center Dr., Rm. 4C02 MSC 2350
Bethesda, MD   20892-2350
http://www.niams.nih.gov
Tel: 301-496-8190 877-22-NIAMS (226-4267)
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
U.S. Department of Labor
200 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC   20210
http://www.osha.gov
Tel: 800-321-OSHA (-6742)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDCP)
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
1600 Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA   30333
http://www.cdc.gov
Toll-Free:1- 800-311-3435
Tel: 404-639-3311/404-639-3543

National Institutes of Health (NIH)
9000 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
www.ninds.nih.gov

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Postal Square Building
2 Massachusetts Ave., NE
Washington, DC 20212-0001
http://www.bls.gov

   

Ergonomics and Human Factors

HCI Index - The index links to several sites in ergonomics and human-computer interface. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society -
The Society's mission is to promote the discovery and exchange of knowledge concerning the characteristics of human beings that are applicable to the design of systems and devices of all kinds.
International Ergonomics Association - The International Ergonomics Association is the federation of ergonomics and human factors societies from around the world. The Ergonomics Center of North Carolina - Advancing the Science of Ergonomics in the Workplace.
Ergonomic Product Equipment Suppliers for Children

Innovative Ergonomic Solutions
336 Encinitas Blvd., Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 632-8350, Fax: (760) 632-0267
http://www.iesproducts.com/kids.html
Great selection of ergonomic furniture and accessories to accommodate every size, shape and body type.

Professional Ergonomic Solutions
2015 J Street, Ste. 18, Sacramento, CA 95814
(888) 374-6776, (916)447-ERGO (3746)
Fax: (916)447-4402 
http://www.proergo.com/kidsproducts.htm
These products are sized / designed for children and with fun, bright colors. These products are ideal for home, school or other vocational settings.