We are a group of occupational and physical therapists with a special interest in the rehabilitation of the upper extremity.
We are dedicated to the enhancement of upper extremity rehabilitation within Canada through the promotion of quality of care, education and information sharing.
Lend a Hand
Joint stiffness and poor tendon gliding are frequent sequelae of crush injuries to the fingers. Therapeutic treatment will often include edema management, tendon gliding exercises, manual therapy, soft tissue mobilization techniques, and splinting. However, despite early interventions and good patient compliance, functional resolution of symptoms may.... read more (members only)
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Download the call for abstracts here. The deadline to submit an abstract is February 2, 2018.
Designed for optimum support of thumb saddle joint. Positions metacarpal of thumb in stable, functional position with good gripper function. Anatomical design features rounded edges, simple locking system, integrated shapeable aluminum core and additional Velcro strap.