A minimal wrist arthroplasty for early wrist osteoarthritis.

  title={A minimal wrist arthroplasty for early wrist osteoarthritis.},
  author={Ronit A Wollstein and Lois Carlson},
  journal={Journal of wrist surgery},
  volume={2 2},
Background The most common forms of salvage surgery for wrist arthritis of any stage are four corner fusion and proximal row carpectomy. Younger, high demand patients with early arthritis may not be candidates for this type of salvage surgery. We describe a technique and preliminary case series of a minimal radiocarpal arthroplasty aimed at patients with… CONTINUE READING