Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
Radius and Ulna
Tibia and Fibula
Thumb Fractures / Dislocations
Anatomy of CMC joint
of the Thumb
- AP view taken w/ hand in maximum pronation (Robert View);
- Types of Injuries and Treatment:
Mallet Fracture of Thumb
Frx Dislocations of the Thumb MP Joint
Extra-articular Thumb Metacarpal Fractures
- thumb frx dislocations require accurate reduction and fixation to minimize traumatic arthritis, pain, and instability;
Thumb Soft Tissue Defects
Functional cast immobilization of thumb metacarpophalangeal joint injuries
Fractures of the basal joint of the thumb
Intra-articular fractures of the basilar joint of the thumb
Fractures at the base of the thumb: treatment with oblique traction
Post-traumatic instability of the metacarpophalangeal joint of the thumb
Instability of the metacarpophalangeal joint of the thumb.
Fractures of the base of the first metacarpal bone: results of surgical
Locking of the metacarpophalangeal joint of the thumb
Arthroplasty of the basal joint of the thumb using a silicone prosthesis. Long-term follow-up.
Carpometacarpal dislocations. Long-term follow-up
Trapeziometacarpal total joint replacement using the Steffee prosthesis
Functional anatomy of the carpometacarpal joint of the thumb
Reconstruction of the thumb basal joints. Development and current status of implant techniques
Ligament reconstruction for the painful "prearthritic" thumb carpometacarpal joint
Treatment of Bennett, Rolando, and vertical intraarticular trapezial fractures.
Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.
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