Assessment of scapholunate instability and review of evidence for management in the absence of arthritis.

@article{Chennagiri2013AssessmentOS,
  title={Assessment of scapholunate instability and review of evidence for management in the absence of arthritis.},
  author={Ramesh Chennagiri and Tommy R. Lindau},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery, European volume},
  year={2013},
  volume={38 7},
  pages={727-38}
}
Scapholunate ligament tear is a common wrist injury and may lead to degenerative arthritis of the wrist in the long term. We review the assessment and classification of scapholunate instability and discuss the findings from our search for evidence for the management of scapholunate instability in the absence of arthritis. Strong evidence (level 1 or 2) for management is lacking and published recommendations are largely experience-based. The choice of procedure in the absence of arthritis… CONTINUE READING
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