[Radiolunate arthrodesis of the rheumatoid wrist - mid- and long-term results].

@article{Schill2002RadiolunateAO,
  title={[Radiolunate arthrodesis of the rheumatoid wrist - mid- and long-term results].},
  author={Stephan Schill and T. L{\"u}hr and Heiner Thabe},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Rheumatologie},
  year={2002},
  volume={61 5},
  pages={551-9}
}
Late Synovectomy of the rheumatoid wrist combined with ulna head resection and dorsal wrist stabilization will not prevent carpal instability and dislocation. Depending on the radiological destruction pattern and the natural course of the wrist according to Simmen, dorsal wrist synovectomy is combined with soft-tissue or osseus stabilization procedures.This article describes the mid- and long-term results of radio-lunate arthrodesis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. We present a… CONTINUE READING

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