Analysis of carpal instability: II. Clinical applications

Jacqueline C. Hodge, Louis A. Gilula, Claus Falck Larsen, Peter C Amadio

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An analytic scheme for carpal instability patterns has been described to help standardize reporting of these conditions. Six categories to be recognized in each case are chronicity, constancy, etiology, location, direction, and pattern. Examples are presented to illustrate the use of this scheme.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)765-776
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1995


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Surgery

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