Efficacy of treatments and pain management for trapeziometacarpal (thumb base) osteoarthritis: protocol for a systematic review

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INTRODUCTION The thumb is essential for daily activities. Unfortunately, this digit is commonly affected by trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis (TMO), handicapping a large number of individuals. TMO constitutes an increasing human and economic burden for our society whose population is ageing. Limited access to adequate treatment is among the most important… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008904

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@inproceedings{Hamasaki2015EfficacyOT, title={Efficacy of treatments and pain management for trapeziometacarpal (thumb base) osteoarthritis: protocol for a systematic review}, author={Tokiko Hamasaki and Lyne Lalonde and Patrick Harris and Nathalie J Bureau and Nathaly Gaudreault and Daniela Ziegler and Manon Choini{\`e}re}, booktitle={BMJ open}, year={2015} }