Chapter

Wrist

David Warwick, Roderick Dunn, Erman Melikyan and Jane Vadher

in Hand Surgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780199227235
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199227235 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199227235.003.0015

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Wrist

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Anatomy 490

Biomechanics 494

Wrist pain 495

Investigations for wrist disorders 496

Crystal arthropathy 498

Carpal instability 499

Scapholunate instability 500

Mid-carpal instability 503

Wrist osteoarthritis 504

Swellings around the wrist 506

Avascular necrosis 508

Wrist operations 511

Tuberculosis 520

Distal radius–lunate fossa (quadrangular/spherical), scaphoid fossa (triangular/spoon-shaped) sigmoid notch (articulates with ulnar seat in DRUJ, variable concavity)....

Chapter.  7054 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Surgery

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