[Immediate full-range active movement after suturing of the flexor tendon. A new dynamic guiding splint]

Magy Traumatol Ortop Kezseb Plasztikai Seb. 1993;36(2):163-72.
[Article in Hu]


Immediate full range active movement after suture of the flexor tendon. New dynamic guiding splintAuthors emphasize based on literary data, the advantages of the active postoperative movements. A technique for suture and mobilization protocol are offered. They constructed a new dynamic guiding splint assisting the active movement and describe its preparation in details. Their own material, treated with the method suggested, is analysed.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Child
  • Female
  • Finger Injuries / physiopathology
  • Finger Injuries / rehabilitation
  • Finger Injuries / surgery*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Movement
  • Postoperative Care
  • Splints
  • Suture Techniques
  • Tendon Injuries / physiopathology
  • Tendon Injuries / surgery*
  • Tendons / physiopathology
  • Tendons / surgery
  • Time Factors