Mallet finger

Known as: baseball finger, finger mallet 
Mallet finger refers to a condition in which the end joint of a finger bends but will not straighten by itself. In this situation, the joint can be… (More)
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1946-2017
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2014
2014
Loss of the extensor mechanism at the distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint leads to mallet finger also known as baseball finger or… (More)
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2004
2004
Closed treatment has provided good results in uncomplicated cases of mallet finger; however, surgical fixation is recommended… (More)
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2003
2003
The results of extension block Kirschner wire fixation for the treatment of mallet fractures of the distal phalanx were… (More)
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1998
1998
We treated 22 patients with mallet finger fractures involving more than one-third of the articular surface by the extension-block… (More)
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1994
1994
The efficacy of continuous splinting was retrospectively compared in two populations of 40 patients with soft tissue and bony… (More)
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1988
1988
Over a period of twelve months, 116 cases of mallet finger were allocated randomly to treatment with either a Stack or Abouna… (More)
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1986
1986
Ten cases of chronic mallet fingers that were 4 to 18 weeks old were treated conservatively by immobilization of the distal… (More)
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1985
1985
One-hundred and thirty-five patients with mallet finger were treated and followed up at least 1 year after injury. Ninety-two… (More)
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1984
1984
Since 1970, 151 cases of mallet finger deformities with an average follow-up of 17 months have been treated with a molded… (More)
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1978
1978
Treatment of a mallet finger due to an intra-articular fracture of the distal phalanx involving one-third or more of the… (More)
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