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.
Literature Review: The Efficacy of Splinting for the Management of Pain and Symptom Severity in Adults with Trigger Finger
Trigger finger (TF), alternatively referred to as stenosing flexor tenosynovitis, is a common condition of the hand characterized by inflammation of the flexor tendon or sheath. This inflammatory response creates a discrepancy in size between the tendon and the fibro-osseous passage of the A1 pulley located at the metacarpal head... read more (members only)
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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.