Posttraumatic Reconstruction in the Hand

Jupiter, Jesse B.; Goldfarb, Charles A.; Nagy, Ladislav; Boyer, Martin I.
February 2007
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2007, Vol. 89-A Issue 2, p428
Academic Journal
The article talks about the indications, techniques, and outcomes of posttraumatic reconstruction in the hand. It discusses the evaluation and management of the malunion and nonunion of the phalanges and metacarpals, bone loss, and stiff fingers. The identification of the anatomic abnormality, which is an important aspect of a successful operative intervention, is also discussed.


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