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I have reported symptoms of RSI that has occurred through

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I have reported symptoms of RSI that has occurred through use of my laptop computer to my employer. They have advised me to go sick and not to use the laptop. I have arranged for a telephone assessment with my Employers wellbeing through work dept. I am however in constant pain and discomfort that does not disappear overnight.
JA: The Doctor can help. To begin, how long have you had the discomfort? Have you used any medication for it?
Customer: I use ralgex 2 or 3 times a day. Its worstened this past fortnight.
JA: Thanks for that. Have you seen a doctor about the discomfort?
Customer: No they do it all through ask your gp they said when I called then just now
JA: Thank you so much for your answers. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history the Doctor should know?
Customer: no but in the mid 1990's I had experienced similar symptoms

Hi,

So how can we assist you?
Warm regards

Dr. Gupta and 3 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Can you advise on any Meds or give me a FIT note?

Hi,

Ibuprofen tablet should help.

Ice packs

Reduce typing

Buy a wrist splint

https://www.healthandcare.co.uk/wrist-supports-for-rsi.html

Warm regards

Dr. Gupta MD

Hope you found it useful,

Also read some tips on how to sit properly and avoid these injuries,

https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/healthy-body/tips-to-prevent-rsi/

Regards