Splints play a prominent role in the treatment of hand and wrist injuries, whether after surgery or as an exclusive treatment. They are part of the therapeutic arsenal of the hand therapist. Their creation requires the use of suitable materials with optimized immobilization positions to combat stiffening, as well as expertise. In this book, Nicolas […]
Inadequate splinting can lead to extend the duration of the treatment. The colour code has been created to guide the non-specialised confronted with hand or wrist fractures.
This year is the 48th annual congress of the South African Society for the Surgery of the Hand (SASSH). The objective of the congress is to promote and advance the study and practice of Surgery of the Hand, as well as build relationships with Medical Schools and Surgical Teaching Units. Two international guest speakers have […]