Clinical experiences with a new total wrist prosthesis

  • Robert G. Volz
  • Published 1976 in
    Archiv für orthopädische und Unfall-Chirurgie…


For many individuals the preservation of wrist motion is essential for augmentation of fine motor control of the hand and fingers. When significant functional disability exists at the wrist, currently available surgical treatment includes soft tissue arthroplasty, carpectomy, or arthrodesis. A total wrist joint has recently been developed which offers the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00415459


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