The Hand - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9780750645775, 9780702038228

The Hand

3rd Edition

Fundamentals of Therapy

Authors: Judith Boscheinen-Morrin W. Bruce Conolly
eBook ISBN: 9780702038228
Paperback ISBN: 9780750645775
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 19th December 2000
Page Count: 243

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  • Continues to provide a concise, straightforward guide to the assessment and management of the more commonly encountered hand injuries and conditions The book is brief whilst still retaining sufficient theoretical background to provide a rationale for treatment A popular and well-established practical manual Totally updated and revised for this new edition containing many new chapters and illustrations with a revised format for even greater clarity An accessible, quick reference book for all those involved in this difficult area of rehabilitation

Table of Contents

Assessment; Treatment principles and tools; Flexor tendons; Extensor tendons; Peripheral nerve injuries; Tendon transfers; Peripheral nerve entrapment; Conditions of the wrist and finger tendons; Dupuytren's contracture; Fractures of the hand; Joint injuries of the fingers and thumb; The wrist; Amputations - digital and partial hand; The arthritic hand; The complex hand injury; Microvascular free tissue transfer; The burnt hand; Chronic regional pain syndrome


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About the Author

Judith Boscheinen-Morrin

Affiliations and Expertise

Hand Therapist, South West Hand Therapy, Sydney, Australia; Founding Member of the Australian Hand Therapy Association

W. Bruce Conolly

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Hand Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of New South Wales, Australia; Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Australia; Director, Hand Unit, St. Luke's Hospital, Sydney, Australia; Staff Hand Surgeon, Hand Unit, Sydney Hospital, Sydney, Australia