Effect of the arthritis health professional on compliance with use of resting hand splints by patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Abstract

This study examined the effects of an occupational therapist's approach during the initial splinting session on the subsequent use of resting hand splints by patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Forty subjects were randomly assigned either to a standard treatment (control) group or to a compliance-enhancement (experimental) group, for whom the use of… (More)

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@article{Feinberg1992EffectOT, title={Effect of the arthritis health professional on compliance with use of resting hand splints by patients with rheumatoid arthritis.}, author={Jessica Feinberg}, journal={Arthritis care and research : the official journal of the Arthritis Health Professions Association}, year={1992}, volume={5 1}, pages={17-23} }