Wrist surgery: Management of chronic scapholunate and lunotriquetral ligament injuries

Douglas M. Sammer, Alexander Y. Shin

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Abstract

LEARNING OBJECTIVES: After reading this article, the participant should be able to: 1. Recognize the clinical features of chronic scapholunate and lunotriquetral ligament injuries and their long-term sequelae. 2. Describe the current management and latest techniques for treating chronic scapholunate and lunotriquetral ligament injuries and their long-term sequelae, such as wrist arthritis. SUMMARY: This article provides an update on the diagnosis, current management, and latest techniques for the treatment of chronic scapholunate and lunotriquetral ligament injuries and their long-term sequelae, such as wrist arthritis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)138e-156e
JournalPlastic and reconstructive surgery
Volume130
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2012

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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