Volume 1295. Surgery of the Rheumatoid Hand and Wrist

1st Edition

Federation of the European Societies for Surgery of the Hand, ICS 1295


  • Michael Hayton
  • Ian Trail
    • Print ISBN 9780444528520

    Key Features

    • Modern up- to-date surgical principles and surgical techniques addressing problems in inflammatory arthritis of the hand and wrist.
    • Long term role of surgery is addressed.
    • Contributions from world renowned surgeons.

    Table of Contents

    Update on the pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis, R.D. Sturrock
    Examination of the rheumatoid hand and wrist, A. Lluch
    The timing of surgery in rheumatoid arthritis, J. Stanley
    Vascular and neurological considerations in rheumatoid arthritis, M. Hayton
    Outcome measures following surgery to the rheumatoid hand, L. Gwilliam
    Open vs. arthroscopic synovectomy of the wrist, L. Adolfsson
    The distal radioulnar joint in rheumatoid arthritis, L. De Smet
    The ulnar head prosthesis: indications and limitations, J. van Schoonhoven
    Radiolunate arthrodesis in the rheumatoid wrist – FESSH 2006, N. Borisch
    Total wrist arthroplasty for rheumatoid arthritis, B.D. Adams
    Options in extensor tendon reconstruction in rheumatoid arthritis, S. Schindele, D. Klos and D. Herren
    Flexor tendon synovectomy in rheumatoid arthritis, P. Saffar
    Surgery of the MCP joints in rheumatoid arthritis, F. Moutet et.al.
    Silastic metacarpophalangeal joint arthroplasty, I.A. Trail
    How I do it – MP joint arthroplasty, C. Sollerman
    Assessment and management of swan neck deformity, S.L. Knight
    PIP joint surgery in rheumatoid disease, R.D. Beckenbaugh
    Classification and treatment of the rheumatoid thumb, M.M. Tomaino
    Is there a role for silicone trapezial replacement in the rheumatoid hand? A. Lluch
    Author index
    Keyword index


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