We are a group of occupational and physical therapists with a special interest in the rehabilitation of the upper extremity.
We are dedicated to the enhancement of upper extremity rehabilitation within Canada through the promotion of quality of care, education and information sharing.
Flexor Tendon Management
The wide awake approach to flexor tendon repairs has decreased our rupture rate by 7% by allowing us to identify and repair tendon gaps during the surgery before we close the skini... read more (members only)
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The 2017 Annual Meeting Committee requests proposals for instructional courses and Pre-Conference Institutes for the 40th Annual Meeting in Anaheim, CA. The deadline to submit is January 16, 2017.
You are invited to take a survey created by three Master’s of Science of Occupational Therapy students at Stanbridge College, located in southern California. This is an initial survey that will provide preliminary data on the most common method of measuring wrist flexion and extension amongst practicing clinicians today. Your valuable participation will aide us in understanding why therapists are using specific measurement techniques. This web-based survey consists of 15 questions.
Designed for optimum support of thumb saddle joint. Positions metacarpal of thumb in stable, functional position with good gripper function. Anatomical design features rounded edges, simple locking system, integrated shapeable aluminum core and additional Velcro strap.