Release of the first web space with the "goalpost" procedure in pediatric burns.

@article{Housinger1993ReleaseOT,
  title={Release of the first web space with the "goalpost" procedure in pediatric burns.},
  author={T A Housinger and Barbara Ivers and Glenn D. Warden},
  journal={The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation},
  year={1993},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={353-5}
}
First web-space contractures commonly occur in dorsal and palmar hand burns. Both abduction and extension limitations develop as a result of reduction in thumb motion. Optimal treatment of first web-space contractures should treat both abduction and extension deformities and should minimize the need for reoperation in growing children. Many techniques exist… CONTINUE READING