Early treatment of degenerative arthritis of the thumb carpometacarpal joint.

@article{Yao2008EarlyTO,
  title={Early treatment of degenerative arthritis of the thumb carpometacarpal joint.},
  author={Jeffrey Yao and Min Jung Park},
  journal={Hand clinics},
  year={2008},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={251-61, v-vi}
}
Degenerative arthritis of the thumb carpometacarpal (CMC) joint is a common disorder that may affect anyone but most frequently affects the postmenopausal female population. Because of its high prevalence, the management of the condition has been a popular topic among hand surgeons and therapists worldwide. There are many decisions to consider when devising the appropriate treatment plan for each patient. In particular, early stages of thumb CMC joint arthritis may be treated nonoperatively or… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 19 extracted citations

Does arthroscopic débridement with or without interposition material address carpometacarpal arthritis?

Clinical orthopaedics and related research • 2014
View 8 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

[Pilot study on the effects and benefits of autologous fat grafting in osteoarthritis of the CMC-1 joint compared to intraarticular cortisone injection: results after 3 months].

Handchirurgie, Mikrochirurgie, plastische Chirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Handchirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Mikrochirurgie der Peripheren Nerven und Gefasse : Organ der V... • 2017

[Salvage procedure for painful proximalisation of the 1st metacarpal after trapeziectomy using the Mini TightRope®].

Handchirurgie, Mikrochirurgie, plastische Chirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Handchirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Mikrochirurgie der Peripheren Nerven und Gefasse : Organ der V... • 2016

[Results after distraction arthroplasty according to Bufalini and Perugia in early stages of trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis].

Handchirurgie, Mikrochirurgie, plastische Chirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Handchirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Mikrochirurgie der Peripheren Nerven und Gefasse : Organ der V... • 2015

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…