The effects of compression gloves on hand symptoms and hand function in rheumatoid arthritis and hand osteoarthritis: a systematic review

  title={The effects of compression gloves on hand symptoms and hand function in rheumatoid arthritis and hand osteoarthritis: a systematic review},
  author={Alison Hammond and Vivienne Jones and Yeliz Prior},
  journal={Clinical Rehabilitation},
  pages={213 - 224}
Objective: to evaluate the effects of compression gloves in adults with rheumatoid arthritis and hand osteoarthritis. Data sources: Systematic review of randomized controlled trials identified from MEDLINE, CINAHL, AMED, PEDro, OT Seeker, The Cochrane Library, ISI Web of Knowledge, Science Direct and PubMed from their inceptions to January 2015. Review methods: Methodological quality of identified trials was evaluated using the PEDro scale by three independent assessors. Effects were summarized… 

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