Wrist & Hand Approaches

Wrist and Hand surgical approaches to .


 Dorsolateral approach to the Wrist

Dorsolateral approach to the Wrist

The dorsolateral approach to the wrist offers an excellent and safe exposure of the scaphoid bone. Its major… Read More
 Volar Approach to the Wrist

Volar Approach to the Wrist

The uses of the volar approach to the wrist include: Decompression of median nerve, Flexor tendon synovectomy, Carpal… Read More
 Dorsal Approach to the Wrist

Dorsal Approach to the Wrist

The dorsal approach to the wrist provides excellent exposure of all the extensor tendons that pass over the… Read More

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Thomas Test

Thomas Test (or as it called Hugh Owen Thomas well leg raising test) is used to measure the…

What is SLAP Lesion?

What is SLAP Lesion? SLAP Lesion is the abbreviation of Superior Labrum from Anterior to Posterior tears in…

Durkan Test

Durkan Test or as it called the carpal compression test is used to test for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome…

SNAC and SLAC of the wrist

What is SNAC and SLAC of the wrist stands for? 1. SLAC of the wrist: SLAC stands for…

Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) generally includes subluxation (partial dislocation) of the femoral head, acetabular dysplasia, and…

Green Classification of Trigger finger

What is the Green Classification of Trigger finger? Trigger finger is a Stenosing tenosynovitis caused by inflammation of…

Maudsley Test

Maudsley Test (or tennis elbow test) is used for lateral epicondylitis of the elbow joint, also known as ”Tennis…

Ankle Anatomy

The ankle anatomy is a complex hinged synovial joint that is formed by three bones: the tibia, the…

De Quervain Tenosynovitis

De Quervain Tenosynovitis is a stenosing tenosynovitis of the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicis brevis tendons at…

Lunotriquetral Ballottement Test

Lunotriquetral Ballottement Test also called Reagan Test, it is used to evaluate the integrity of the lunotriquetral ligament…