Keep hands safe all winter long

Posted on 01/03/2016

ASHT member Emily Van Wieren shares winter hand safety tips with readers as part of "Medical Monday" in Colorado's Steamboard Today. Monday Medical: Keep hands safe all winter long Susan Cunningham/For Steamboat Today December 21, 2015 Something as simple as pouring a cup of coffee and taking a sip can be a challenge with a hand or arm injury. And with winter’s arrival, plenty of hand and arm injuries are just waiting to happen. As an occupational therapist and certified hand therapist at SportsMed at Yampa Valley Medical Center, Emily Van Wieren sees them all. Below, she outlines three hand and arm injuries that are common in winter. Read more