Two-year outcomes of Elektra prosthesis for trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis: a longitudinal cohort study.

@article{HernndezCorts2012TwoyearOO,
  title={Two-year outcomes of Elektra prosthesis for trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis: a longitudinal cohort study.},
  author={Pedro Hern{\'a}ndez-Cort{\'e}s and Miguel Pajares-L{\'o}pez and Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Robles-Molina and Rafael C G{\'o}mez-S{\'a}nchez and Miguel Angel Toledo-Romero and J De Torres-Urrea},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery, European volume},
  year={2012},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={130-7}
}
The aim of this study was to evaluate clinical and radiographic outcomes of Elektra® trapeziometacarpal prostheses after 2 years. We present a longitudinal cohort study of 19 prostheses for the treatment of Eaton stage II and III osteoarthritis (mean follow-up of 29 months). QuickDASH score, pinch strength and mobility were determined, and radiographs were… CONTINUE READING