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Phalangeal Osteotomy for Hallux Valgus

However, in cases of degenerative joint disease involving the interphalangeal joint, appropriate wedging can correct nicely for transverse plane deformities identified at the interphalangeal joint.

Acute Posterior Dislocation of the Proximal Interphalangeal ...

Cuong Pho DPT, Joe Godges DPT Loma Linda U DPT Program KPSoCal Ortho PT Residency 1 Acute Posterior Dislocation of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint: Repair and Rehabilitation Surgical Indications and Considerations Anatomical Considerations : The proximal interphalangeal joint, with its ...

Treating Proximal Interphalangeal (PIP) Joint Injuries

VOLUME I V NUMBER 1 Spring 2008 UPDATE COLORADOHANDTHERAPY T HE J AMMED F INGER P HILLIP H EYMAN , M. D. W e, as hand therapists, spend a significant amount of time treat ing proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint injuries, regardless of director indi rec ttraumatothe joint.


FIG. 2 FIG. I THE PROXIMAL INTERPHALANGEAL JOINT 656 THE JOURNAL OF BONE AND JOINT SURGERY Anatomy and Causes of Stiffness in the Fingers K. KUCZYNSKI, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND From the Departments of Anatomy and Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Edinburgh One of the commonest and most serious ...

Fractures of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint

Vol 8, No 6, November/December 2000 383 The proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint has the largest arc of motion (120 degrees) of the three joints in

Tumour necrosis factor blockade for the treatment of erosive ...

interphalangeal 2–5) of both hands were scored except the inter phalangeal joints of the thumb because of decreased visibility and reproducibility to evaluate on posteroanterior views.


This accounts for the fact that very frequently, particularly in the case of the interphalangeal sesamoids , the contour of this small bone is lost in the radiograph as it blends in with the opacity of the larger bones.

Fixation of the Proximal Interphalangeal Arthrodesis with the ...

Fixation of the Proximal Interphalangeal Arthrodesis with the Use of an Intraosseous Loop of Stainless-Steel Wire Suture

Arthritis of the Hands: An Unusual

Erosions of central and marginal bone predominates at distal interphalangeal joints, peniarticular calcification about multiple proximal interphalangeal and metacanpophalangeal joints, and subl uxation of interphalangeal joint of thumb.


The proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint is the finger joint closest to the MCP joint. The distal interphalangeal (DIP) joint is the finger joint farthest from the MCP joint.