Recent progress in flexor tendon healing. The modulation of tendon healing with rehabilitation variables.

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Until recently, attempts to optimize the postoperative regimen following intrasynovial flexor tendon repair had been essentially empirical, in that both the time and graduation of the exercise regimen have lacked clear conceptual guidelines. The magnitude of load applied in previous studies had not been clearly controlled, and similarly, the effects of… (More)

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@article{Boyer2005RecentPI, title={Recent progress in flexor tendon healing. The modulation of tendon healing with rehabilitation variables.}, author={Martin Israel Boyer and Charles A. Goldfarb and Richard H. Gelberman}, journal={Journal of hand therapy : official journal of the American Society of Hand Therapists}, year={2005}, volume={18 2}, pages={80-5; quiz 86} }