Surgery of the Rheumatoid Hand and Wrist is a text book providing an up-to- date overview of the modern surgical treatments to the hand and wrist of patients suffering with inflammatory arthritis. Soft tissue deformity and joint replacement are treated throughout the book with a presentation of the latest design of implants for the wrist and fingers, written by design surgeons. Also included are a number of discussions with regard to various types of arthoplasty as related to the various clinical presentations. Modern up- to-date surgical principles and surgical techniques addressing problems in inflammatory arthritis of the hand and wrist. Long term role of surgery is addressed. Contributions from world renowned surgeons.As a consequence, there is a temptation to do extensor tendon reconstructions at the time of wrist surgery. ... pressure off the extensor tendon repairs and allows earlier immobilization with the possibility of good excursion of the tendon repairs anbsp;...
|Title||:||Surgery of the Rheumatoid Hand and Wrist|
|Author||:||Ian Trail, Michael Hayton|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Science Health Science Division - 2006|