Postoperative management for PIP joint pyrocarbon arthroplasty.

@article{Feldscher2010PostoperativeMF,
  title={Postoperative management for PIP joint pyrocarbon arthroplasty.},
  author={Sheri B Feldscher},
  journal={Journal of hand therapy : official journal of the American Society of Hand Therapists},
  year={2010},
  volume={23 3},
  pages={315-22}
}
Although protocols provide therapists with the scaffolding with which to build a treatment program, it is the judgment, knowledge, and skills of the therapist, and how the one uses such information that allows for modification of a protocol when deemed necessary. This therapist outlines how she modified a postsurgical protocol by using anatomy, biomechanics… CONTINUE READING