Writer's cramps develop with repeated hand or finger motion, such
as writing or typing. Pain usually becomes more severe with ongoing use of the
Writer's cramp may ease if the person takes frequent breaks from
the repetitive motion. Other steps that may help are changing the motion, the
hold, or the writing or typing tool itself.
October 11, 2012
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & David Messenger, MD
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