Results of the modified Brunelli tenodesis for treatment of scapholunate instability: a retrospective study of 19 patients.

@article{Chabas2008ResultsOT,
  title={Results of the modified Brunelli tenodesis for treatment of scapholunate instability: a retrospective study of 19 patients.},
  author={J. Chabas and Andr{\'e} Gay and David Valenti and Didier Guinard and R. Legr{\'e}},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={33 9},
  pages={1469-77}
}
PURPOSE Management of chronic scapholunate (SL) instability without osteoarthritis remains controversial. In order to recreate an SL interosseous linkage, some surgeons opt for a limited wrist arthrodesis, whereas others use soft tissue stabilization. The purpose of the current study was to review and assess the therapeutic benefit of the modified Brunelli tenodesis that used the flexor carpi radialis tendon to replicate the stabilizing ligaments of the scaphoid. METHODS Between 2001 and 2005… CONTINUE READING

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