What is Vibration White Finger?
Symptoms of Vibration White Finger
While there is no true “cure” for Vibration White Finger, there are treatment options available for those whose lives are impacted by this condition. Dr. Donnelly may first recommend the patient cease use of tools that vibrate the fingers. Regular hand therapy exercises and movements are known to improve blood flow to the extremities, which can help with the symptoms of VWF.
In chronic cases that are not alleviated by a change in routine and therapy, patients may require pain-relieving medications to control their symptoms. Some patients find relief from some antihypertensive drugs, such as calcium channel blockers. It is also recommended that patients suffering from VWF quit smoking and avoid cold environments.