Timeless Tendon Takeaways

Date/Time: Fri, October 2, 2020 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

Description:

*The recorded session will be available within 24 hours of the live broadcast date.

This panel will share timeless lessons, as well as new research in the areas of flexor and extensor tendon injuries. The extensor tendon discussion will focus on zone III extensor tendon injury and the use of relative motion flexion (RMF) orthoses to manage postsurgical and acute/chronic injuries.

Objective(s):

  • Overview of the current research on flexor tendon injuries and best practice for rehabilitation of these injuries.

  • Review the biomechanics which support use of relative motion flexion orthoses with zone III extensor tendon injury.

  • Familiarity with guidelines for use of RMF after zone III Extensor Tendon injury and surgical intervention.

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