Use of esting Splints by Patients with heum . atoid Arthritis ( compliance , synovitis , pain )


A follow-up evaluation of 50 patients with rheumatozd arthritis who were fitted wzth full bzlateral wrist and hand resting splints revealed that 62 percent wore them most or all of the prescribed time. Patients deviated from the prescribed splint program when their symptoms remitted or dzminished, and adhered more closely to the program when they… (More)


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