Approaches Category: Wrist & Hand Approaches



Dorsolateral approach to the Wrist

The dorsolateral approach to the wrist offers an excellent and safe exposure of the scaphoid bone. Its major drawback is that it...

Volar Approach to the Wrist

The uses of the volar approach to the wrist include: Decompression of median nerve, Flexor tendon synovectomy, Carpal tunnel tumor excision, Carpal...

Dorsal Approach to the Wrist

The dorsal approach to the wrist provides excellent exposure of all the extensor tendons that pass over the dorsal surface of the...