PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION

Hand-Based Orthoses

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Hand-Based Orthoses Key Terms Angulation Boxer’s fracture Buddy strapping or taping Collagenase injection Dupuytren’s contracture Extension lag Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) ulnar drift Needle fasciotomy Three-point fixation Trigger finger Learning Outcomes Upon…

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Wrist Immobilization Orthoses

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Wrist Immobilization Orthoses Key Terms Dorsal design Flaccidity Fracture Hypertonicity Hypotonicity Osteoarthritis (OA) Peripheral nerves Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) Rigidity Sprain Tendinitis Volar design Wrist cock-up Learning Outcomes Upon completion of…

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The Basics

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The Basics Key Terms Activation time Conformability/drapability Low-temperature thermoplastic material (LTTM) Memory Resistance to stretch Rigidity Surface impressionability Thermoplastic Velcro hook Velcro loop Working time Learning Outcomes Upon completion of…

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Orthoses for Mobilization

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Figure 11-1. Dynamic extensor tendon orthosis. Types of Orthoses for Mobilization Orthoses for mobilization are divided into three basic categories (Table 11-1): Dynamic orthoses Static progressive orthoses Serial static orthoses…

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Digit-Based Orthoses

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Digit-Based Orthoses Key Terms Boutonniere deformity Buddy strapping or taping Camptodactyly Dislocations Extension lag Flexion contracture Fracture reduction Intra-articular joint injuries Mallet finger Pseudo-boutonniere Serial cast or serial orthosis Short…

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Orthoses for Tendon Management

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Orthoses for Tendon Management Key Terms Adhesion Dorsal blocking orthosis Duran (modified) Early active motion Excursion Extrinsic healing Gliding Immediate controlled active motion (ICAM) Intrinsic healing Juncturae tendinum Kleinert Pulley…

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