Flexor tendon injuries of hand: experience at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad, Pakistan.

@article{Ahmad2007FlexorTI,
  title={Flexor tendon injuries of hand: experience at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad, Pakistan.},
  author={Muhammad Ahmad and Syed Shahbaz Hussain and Farhan Tariq and Zulqarnain Rafiq and Mohammad Ibrahim Khan and Saleem Malik},
  journal={Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC},
  year={2007},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={6-9}
}
BACKGROUND Flexor tendon injury is one of the most common hand injuries. This initial treatment is of the utmost importance because it often determines the final outcome; inadequate primary treatment is likely to give poor long tem results. Various suture techniques have been devised for tendon repair but the modified Kessler's technique is the most commonly used. This study was conducted in order to know the cause, mechanism and the effects of early controlled mobilization after flexor tendon… CONTINUE READING

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