Flexor and extensor tendon lacerations are some of the most complex injuries treated by surgeons and physical therapists. It is important for the treating physical therapist to have a good understanding of tendon anatomy, nutrition, and healing to provide appropriate intervention. Surgical and rehabilitation techniques continue to evolve, leading to improved functional outcome for patients.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||27|
|Journal||Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2001|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation