Repair of the isolated cut flexor digitorum profundus tendon under intravenous regional anaesthesia.

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Intravenous regional anaesthesia proved to be an effective anaesthetic agent for the repair of isolated cut flexor digitorum profundus tendons. Twenty-five patients underwent primary repair, of whom 20 were assessed 1 year later. Overall results were satisfactory regarding movement at the distal joint. Five of the cases were missed at initial examination… (More)

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@article{Morgan1989RepairOT, title={Repair of the isolated cut flexor digitorum profundus tendon under intravenous regional anaesthesia.}, author={Wayne J Morgan and Andrew K. Palmer}, journal={The Journal of trauma}, year={1989}, volume={29 1}, pages={102-3} }