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Conservative interventions for treating hyperextension injuries of the proximal interphalangeal joints of the fingers

  1. Joelle Chalmer1,*,
  2. Megan Blakeway1,
  3. Zoe Adams1,
  4. Stephen J Milan2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Bone, Joint and Muscle Trauma Group

Published Online: 28 FEB 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 24 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009030.pub2


How to Cite

Chalmer J, Blakeway M, Adams Z, Milan SJ. Conservative interventions for treating hyperextension injuries of the proximal interphalangeal joints of the fingers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD009030. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009030.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    St George's Healthcare NHS Trust, Hand Therapy, Therapy Department, London, UK

  2. 2

    St George's, University of London, Population Health Sciences and Education, London, UK

*Joelle Chalmer, Hand Therapy, Therapy Department, St George's Healthcare NHS Trust, Blackshaw Road, London, SW17 0QT, UK. Joelle.Chalmer@stgeorges.nhs.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 28 FEB 2013

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References

References to studies included in this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Norregaard 1987 {published data only}
  • Norregaard O, Jakobsen J, Nielsen KK. Hyperextension injuries of the PIP finger joint. Comparison of early motion and immobilization. Acta Orthopaedica Scandinavica 1987;58:239-40.
  • Norregaard O, Jakobsen J, Nielsen KK. Hyperextension injuries of the PIP joint [abstract]. Acta Orthopaedica Scandinavica 1986;57:466-7.
  • Norregaard O, Nielsen KK. Fibrocartilage injuries in the finger joints. A prospective study of treatment with or without bandages [Fibrocartilagolaesioner på fingrene. En prospektiv undersøgelse av behandling med eller uden bandagering]. Tidsskrift for Den Norske Laegeforening 1988;108(12):928-9. [PUBMED: 3381206]
Thomsen 1979 {published data only}
  • Thomsen PB, Hougaard K, Jorgensen J, Barfred T. Hyperextension injuries of the volar fibrocartilage in the proximal interphalangeal joints of the fingers [Hyperekstension af fibrocartilago volaris i fingrenes proksimale interfalangealled]. Ugeskrift for Laeger 1979;141(43):2955-7.
Thomsen 1995 {published data only}

References to studies excluded from this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Arora 2004 {published data only}
  • Arora R, Lutz M, Fritz D, Zimmermann R, Gabl M, Pechlaner S. Dorsolateral dislocation of the proximal interphalangeal joint: closed reduction and early active motion or static splinting; a retrospective study. Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery 2004;124(7):486-8. [PUBMED: 15175887]

Additional references

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Benke 1979
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Moller 1974
Norregaard 1986
  • Norregaard O, Jakobsen J, Nielsen KK. Hyperextension injuries of the PIP joint [abstract]. Acta Orthopaedica Scandinavica 1986;57:466-7.
Norregaard 1988
  • Norregaard O, Nielsen KK. Fibrocartilage injuries in the finger joints. A prospective study of treatment with or without bandages [Fibrocartilagolaesioner på fingrene. En prospektiv undersøgelse av behandling med eller uden bandagering]. Tidsskrift for Den Norske Laegeforening 1988;108(12):928-9. [PUBMED: 3381206]
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References to other published versions of this review

  1. References to studies included in this review
  2. References to studies excluded from this review
  3. Additional references
  4. References to other published versions of this review
Chalmer 2011
  • Chalmer J, Blakeway M, Adams Z, Milan SJ, Powell S. Conservative interventions for treating hyperextension injuries of the proximal interphalangeal joints of the fingers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 3. [DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009030]