Tendon suspension sling arthroplasty for thumb trapeziometacarpal arthritis

@article{Kleinman1991TendonSS,
  title={Tendon suspension sling arthroplasty for thumb trapeziometacarpal arthritis},
  author={William B Kleinman and J F Eckenrode},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery},
  year={1991},
  volume={16 6},
  pages={983-91}
}
Forty consecutive tendon suspension sling arthroplasties for relief of pantrapezial osteoarthritis in 38 patients were reviewed. The procedure consists of excision of the trapezium and reconstitution of the tethering action of the first intermetacarpal and the palmar oblique carpometacarpal ligaments; 50% of the distally based flexor carpi radialis tendon is used. A double figure-eight sling suspends the first metacarpal securely, followed by distal advancement of the abductor pollicis longus… CONTINUE READING

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