Reviews

Get the skinny on the latest research with our journal reviews! Learn about research-guided best practices in a quick and easy format where we only give you the necessary highlights. If you have an article you’d like us to cover, let us know!

A randomized clinical trial comparing early active motion programs: Earlier hand function, TAM, and orthotic satisfaction with a relative motion extension program for zones V and VI extensor tendon repairs

October 11, 2020

By Brittany Day Collocott SJ, Kelly E, Foster M, Myhr H, Wang A, Ellis RF. A randomized clinical trial comparing early active motion programs: Earlier hand function, TAM, and orthotic satisfaction with a relative motion…

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Use of Proprioception in Rotator Cuff Repair

August 2, 2020

Article Review By Brittany Day Upper Limb Active Joint Repositioning During a Multijoint Task in Participants with and without Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy and Effect of a Rehabilitation Program Pairot de Fontenay, Benoit, Mercier, Catherine, Bouyer,…

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A New Type of Median Nerve Glide for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

April 25, 2020

Meng S, Reissig L.F., Beikircher R, Tzou C. H., Grisold W, Weninger W.J. (2015). Longitudinal gliding of the median nerve in the carpal tunnel: Ultrasound cadaveric evaluation of conventional and novel concepts of nerve mobilization.…

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K-tape and Cerebral Palsy

February 29, 2020

Allah-Rastii, Z., Shamsoddini, A., Dalvand, H. and Labaf, S. (2017). The effect of kinesio taping on handgrip and active range of motion of hand in children with cerebral palsy. Iranian Journal of Child Neurology, 11(4),…

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Article Review: Best Edema Management Techniques in Hand Therapy

December 22, 2019

Miller, L. K., Jerosch-Herold, C., & Shepstone, L. (2017). Effectiveness of edema management techniques for subacute hand edema: a systematic review. Journal of Hand Therapy, 30(4), 432-446. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jht.2017.05.011  By: Ammie Ingwaldson The Skinny Edema is something…

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