Radio-lunate arthrodesis.

@article{Stanley1989RadiolunateA,
  title={Radio-lunate arthrodesis.},
  author={John K. Stanley and Dalton A Boot},
  journal={Journal of hand surgery},
  year={1989},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={283-7}
}
Radio-lunate arthrodesis has been carried out in 15 rheumatoid patients whose radiographs showed localised arthritis around the radio-lunate joint. Six patients had insertion of a Stanley-Shelley plate. The results were assessed from 1 to 3 1/2 years after operation and were excellent in nine wrists, good in three, fair in one and poor in three wrists. Continued carpal degeneration in 12 wrists suggests that long-term follow-up is required before this procedure can be generally recommended. 

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