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Name: Plastic and reconstructive surgery
In children, traumatic distal amputations of the thumb can be treated by partial first toe transfer. Growth is preserved by conserving a portion of the growth plate in the hallux distal phalanx. In th...
Finger and thumb amputations, which are always dramatic injuries with major functional and psychological repercussions, remain a surgical challenge. This review on digit replantation develops the unde...
Historically, complex amputations of the thumb have been managed in two stages and often require additional soft-tissue and tendon transfer for successful outcomes. This article provides several novel...
Various techniques have been described to restore metacarpal stability in the thumb. Ligament reconstruction techniques that position the bone tunnels in a triangular configuration, with the apex prox...
This is a prospective study tracking the outcomes of patients who undergo either of two treatments for thumb carpo-metacarpal joint arthritis: trapeziectomy with ligament reconstruction (L...
The thumb accounts for 50% of the total hand function. This study reports the functional outcomes and complications of people with traumatic thumb amputations who underwent toe-to-thumb re...
The goal of this clinical research study is to evaluate a new two-stage approach (delayed-immediate reconstruction) to breast reconstruction in women who may require post-mastectomy radiat...
A Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Standard Ligament Reconstruction Tendon Interposition (LRTI) VS Ligament Reconstruction Tendon Interposition (LRTI) With an Interference Screw for Thumb Carpometacarpal Arthritis - Pilot Study
A Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Standard Ligament Reconstruction Tendon Interposition (LRTI) VS Ligament Reconstruction Tendon Interposition (LRTI) with an interference screw for ...
Carpometacarpal Thumb Arthritis is a disease caused by different factors and attacks mainly woman older than 50 years. The signs and symptoms consist in pain, swelling, joint instability,...
Devices that babies can suck on when they are not feeding. The extra sucking can be comforting to the babies and pacify them. Pacifiers usually are used as a substitute for the thumb in babies who suck on their thumb or fingers almost constantly.
Endovascular reconstruction of an artery, which may include the removal of atheromatous plaque and/or the endothelial lining as well as simple dilatation. These are procedures performed by catheterization. When reconstruction of an artery is performed surgically, it is called ENDARTERECTOMY.
Surgical reconstruction of injured or insufficient ULNAR COLLATERAL LIGAMENT in the ELBOW JOINT.
The renal tubule portion that extends from the BOWMAN CAPSULE in the KIDNEY CORTEX into the KIDNEY MEDULLA. The proximal tubule consists of a convoluted proximal segment in the cortex, and a distal straight segment descending into the medulla where it forms the U-shaped LOOP OF HENLE.
A disorder present in the newborn infant in which constriction rings or bands, causing soft tissue depressions, encircle digits, extremities, or limbs and sometimes the neck, thorax, or abdomen. They may be associated with intrauterine amputations.