Dupuytren Research Group Blog

CMMS therapy for stiffness after fasciectomy for Dupuytren’s

Stiffness is a common problem after fasciectomy, particularly loss of flexion, and can be resistant to stretching exercises or splints. This therapy program, incorporating a combination of casting and active

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NICE evaluation of needle aponeurotomy for Dupuytren’s

The source of medical information is critical; objectivity is essential. That’s one of the advantages of the UK’s NHS independent review process. Read their assessment of needle aponeurotomy:http://www.dupuytrenfoundation.org/DupPDFs/2004_NICE.pdf
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Drugs that provoke Dupuytren’s Disease

Looking for ways to stop Dupuytren’s, it should be useful to look in reverse at factors which may start it, such as protease inhibitor drugs, as reported here: http://www.dupuytrenfoundation.org/DupPDFs/2002_Florence_1607.pdf
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