+ Resolve Article
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter

+ Translate
+ Subscribe to Site Feed
GeoScience Most Shared ContentMost Shared Content

The rheumatoid hand and wrist Surgical treatment Medical treatment Rehabilitation and functional readaptation

, : The rheumatoid hand and wrist Surgical treatment Medical treatment Rehabilitation and functional readaptation. Allieu, Y. La Main Et Le Poignet Rhumatoides: Traitement Chirurgical: Traitement Medical: Reeducation Et Readaptation Fonctionnelle. Vi 239p

Twenty-eight authors have contributed to this collection of articles on treatment of the rheumatoid hand and wrist. The book is an excellent reference for orthopedists and surgeons, as well as physicians, teachers and students concerned with treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. The first of the book's four sections focuses on the rheumatoid wrist, its surgical treatment, mechanisms of deformity, extensor tendon rupture, arthroplasty and arthrodesis. The following section discusses the rheumatoid hand, including finger deformities, the rheumatoid thumb, arthroplasty, tenosynovitis, tendon rupture and nerve compression. The third section presents generalities associated with surgical treatment of the rheumatoid hand and wrist. The final section deals with medical treatment, rehabilitation and functional readaptation of the rheumatoid wrist and hand, including synoviorthesis, orthosis and joint economy. Each chapter presents surgical techniques and indications used in the treatment of the various pathological conditions. End-of-chapter bibliographies are included. Numerous black-and-white photographs, tables, diagrams and radiographic images supplement the text.


Other references

Nikitin A.V.; Omelyusik V.V.; Andreeva V.V.; Kanina R.I., 1989: Effectiveness of the treatment of patients with corticodependent bronchial asthma by means of endolymphatic and intrapulmonary administration of glucocorticosteroids. Eighty-seven corticodependent asthma patients were observed. The use of the stage-by-stage intrapulmonary and indirect endolymphatic methods of administration increased the clinical effectiveness of glucocorticosteroids. Local glucocorticosteroid...

Cipollone, M.; D.M.ria, P.; Fontana, A.; Frascari, S.; Gobbi, L.; Spinelli, D.; Tinti, M., 2000: Formation of micelles and liposomes from carnitine amphiphiles. Esterification of the carboxy and/or the hydroxy groups of (R)-carnitine (3-hydroxy-4-trimethylammonium butanoate) produces interesting classes of (cationic or zwitterionic) surfactants whose CMC values are in general predictable from their molecu...

Canger, R.; Penati, G., 1971: Some considerations on the orienting reflex polygraphic features in a SSLE case during repetitive acoustical stimulation. Acta Neurologica 26(2): 225-234

Gargulak M.; Vaclav J., 1985: Results of geochemical exploration of soils carried out by the Economic Geology Division of GUDS (Geological Service of Bratislava) in the Slovakian Rudohori Mountains. Geologicky Pruzkum 27(3): 71-74

Habeck, C.; Hill, S.L.; Edelman, G.M.; Tononi, G., 2000: Simulating the dynamics of sleep and waking in a large-scale model of the thalamocortical system. A number of experimental studies have investigated activity patterns in the thalamocortical system during the sleep-waking cycle. In-vitro studies have revealed how intrinsic properties of thalamocortical neurons can produce burstand tonic firing....

Houin, R., 1964: Recherches sur des colorations electives d'interet parasitologique. I. Sur deux methodes de coloration selective. Interet dans l'etude des bilharzioses. The first method described is a modification of the staining technique, described by Brygoo and co-workers, 1959, for distinguishing between .the eggs of Schistosoma mansoni (which are thicker and contain an alcohol-acid-fast substance in the shel...

Rozanski, A.; Blanco, H.G.; Leiderman, L., 1982: Herbicides in lettuce and turnip crops. Trials were carried out in 1976-7 to determine the performance of benfluralin (pre-sowing at 1.0, 1.25 or 1.5 kg/ha), bensulide (pre-sowing at 5.0, 5.5 or 6.0 kg/ha) and propyzamide (pre-sowing or pre-em. at 1.0, 1.5 or 2.0 kg/ha) in lettuce. The...

Braverman, M., 1971: Studies on hydroid differentiation. VI. Regulation of hydranth formation in Podocoryne carnea. Journal of Experimental Zoology 176(3): 361-381

Anon, 1981: Newcastle disease. There were three outbreaks of Newcastle disease in 1979 and no outbreaks in 1980.

Stahl, J.C.; Sagar, P.M., 2000: Foraging strategies of southern Buller's albatrosses Diomedea b. bulleri breeding on The Snares, New Zealand. Foraging strategies of southern Buller's albatrosses Diomedea b. bulleri breeding on The Snares, New Zealand, were investigated by satellite telemetry in 1995-97 (10M 10F, 1-24 foraging trips per bird, total of 152 trips). Four sequential pat...