Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.299
Revised: April 3, 2013
Accepted: July 4, 2013
Published online: October 18, 2013
Core tip: Our study demonstrates that continuation of aspirin did not increase the risk of local or general complications. Continuation of aspirin did not influence the subjective scar assessment. It is concluded that it is unnecessary to stop aspirin before carpal tunnel release when good meticulous surgical techniques are used.