Dupuytren Research Group Blog

ß Catenin, Transforming Factor ß and Dupuytren’s

The physical changes associated with Dupuytren’s are similar to the process which heals open wounds through contraction and collagen production. Thanks to sophisticated laboratory research, the molecular controls for this

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A Sampling of Patient Information Brochures on Dupuytren’s

What do health care providers think you should know or want to know about Dupuytren’s? Here is a sampling of patient information materials from the government https://dupuytrens.org/DupPDFs/2010_NHS-ptinfo.pdf, https://dupuytrens.org/DupPDFs/2010_OBS-ptinfo.pdf, organizations of

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Needle Aponeurotomy for Dupuytren’s

Needle aponeurotomy for Dupuytren’s contracture is a type of fasciotomy performed under local anesthesia. Compared to fasciectomy, it is less of an ordeal for the patient in terms of both

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