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6-week radiographs unsuitable for diagnosis of suspected scaphoid fractures

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Replantation of the Upper Extremity: Current Concepts

Última actualización 11/06/15Valerie M. Wolfe, MD J Am Acad Orthop Surg June 2015 ; 23 Replantation is the process of reattaching amputated parts. Relative indications for replantation in the upper extremity include amputation of the thumb or multiple digits as well as amputations proximal to zone II and pediatric finger …

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Update on Zone II Flexor Tendon Injuries

Última actualización 29/12/14Christopher J. Dy J Am Acad Orthop Surg. December 2014; 22 (12) Abstract Flexor tendon repair in zone II is particularly challenging because tendon gliding must be restored within a tight fibro-osseous sheath while minimizing the formation of adhesions in surrounding tissues. Meticulous surgical technique using a multistrand …

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Controversies in the Management of Distal Radius Fractures

Última actualización 16/10/14Kenneth Koval J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2014 vol. 22 no. 9 ntroversies span the entire spectrum of management of distal radius fractures—fracture assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of outcomes. The utility of multiple radiographic views described in the literature has not been validated. Likewise, the several classification …

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Fingertip Injuries: An Update on Management

Última actualización 10/11/15Donald H. Lee article. Abstract Injuries to the fingertip are common. The goal of treatment is restoration of a painless, functional digit with protective sensation. The amount of soft-tissue loss, the integrity of the nail bed, and the age and physical demands of the patient should be considered …

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Intrinsic Contracture of the Hand: Diagnosis and Management

Última actualización 5/11/13Rick Tosti J Am Acad Orthop Surg October 2013 vol. 21 no. 10 Abstract Intrinsic contracture of the hand may result from trauma, spasticity, ischemia, rheumatologic disorders, or iatrogenic causes. In severe cases, the hand assumes a posture with hyperflexed metacarpophalangeal joints and hyperextended proximal interphalangeal joints as …

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Management of Nonunion Following Surgical Management of Scaphoid Fractures: Current Concepts

Última actualización 14/10/13Edward S. Moon J Am Acad Orthop Surg September 2013 vol. 21 no. 9 Abstract Management of scaphoid nonunion after failed surgery for acute scaphoid fracture presents a unique treatment challenge. Prior surgery complicates patient evaluation and increases the technical difficulty of future procedures. Healing of nonunion is …

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Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures

Última actualización 3/09/13Jayson Murray J Am Acad Orthop Surg. Vol 21 Nº 8 August 2013 The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons has developed Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) for treating distal radius fractures (DRF). Evidence-based information, in conjunction with the clinical expertise of physicians, was used to develop the criteria to …

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