Surgical procedures for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis are aimed at restoring function and decreasing pain. Over the past four decades multiple procedures have been described in the management of early and late disease. This article will review the most common forms of surgery used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||Journal of Hand Therapy|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2014|
- Rheumatoid arthritis
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation