Dupuytren Research Group Blog

Dupuytren’s Skin Graft Controversy

Skin grafting is a time honored technique in the range of options to reduce the incidence of recurrence after fasciectomy for Dupuytren’s contracture. There are two general approaches. One is

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Genetic studies are underway for Dupuytren’s

The goal of the collaboration of the Dupuytren Foundation and Scripps Research is to identify the genes responsible for Dupuytrens and then develop a targeted intervention to make them stop

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Hand therapy and splinting are usually a big part of recovery after open surgery for Dupuytren’s contracture. Despite a drive for evidence based medicine, evidence for the effectiveness of splinting

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