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Medline Title Search (Dupuytren + Cortisone)

Selected Publications

  • Baxter H, Schiller C, Johnson LH, et al. (1946) Cortisone therapy in Dupuytren’s contracture. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 1946,9(3): 261–73. (PDF)
  • Ball C, Izadi D, Verjee LS, et al. (2016) Systematic review of non-surgical treatments for early dupuytren’s disease. BMC musculoskeletal disorders 17(1). BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders: 345. DOI: 10.1186/s12891-016-1200-y. (PDF)
  • Debeyre N (1958) Traitement De La Maladie De Dupuytren Par Hydrocortisone Locale Associee Aux Manceuvres De Redressement (135 Cas Traites) [Treatment of Dupuytren’s disease by local hydrocortisone associated with straightening maneuvers; 135 treated cases]. Sem Therapeutique 34(7). 728–730. (PDF)
  • Broekstra DC and Werker PM (2012) Steroid injections in combination with needle aponeurotomy as a treatment method for Dupuytren disease: suggestions for increasing the research evidence. J Hand Surg Am 37(11). 2012/10/30.: 2421–2429. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2012.08.037. (PDF)
  • Freeman AG (1995) Topical treatment for Dupuytren’s contracture. Lancet 345(8946), 382. (PDF)
  • Gosset J (1974) Dupuytren’s Disease And The Anatomy Of The Palmodigital Aponeuroses. In: Hueston J and Tubiana R (eds) Dupuytren’s Disease. London: Grune & Stratton, London, pp. 11–23. (PDF)
  • Hueston JT (1992) Regression of Dupuytren’s contracture. J Hand Surg Br 17(4): 453–457. (PDF)
  • Ketchum LD (2014) The Rationale for Treating the Nodule in Dupuytren’s Disease. Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Global open 2(12): e278. DOI: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000000249. (PDF)
  • Ketchum LD and Donahue TK (2000) The injection of nodules of Dupuytren’s disease with triamcinolone acetonide . J Hand Surg Am 25(6): 162–1157. (PDF)
  • McMillan C and Binhammer P (2012) Reply to comment on: Steroid injection and needle aponeurotomy for Dupuytren contracture: a randomized, controlled study. J Hand Surg Am 37A: 2430–2431. (PDF)
  • McMillan C and Binhammer P (2012) Steroid injection and needle aponeurotomy for Dupuytren contracture: a randomized, controlled study . J Hand Surg Am 37(7): 112–1307. (PDF)
  • McMillan C and Binhammer P (2014) Steroid injection and needle aponeurotomy for dupuytren disease: long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial. The Journal of hand surgery 39(10). 1942–7 (PDF)
  • Meek RMD, McLellan S, Crossan JF, et al. (1999) Dupuytren’s disease. A model for the mechanism of fibrosis and its modulation by steroids. J Bone Joint Surg Br 81(4).732–738. (PDF)
  • Meek RMD, McLellan S, Reilly J, et al. (2002) The effect of steroids on Dupuytren’s disease: role of programmed cell death. Journal of hand surgery (Edinburgh, Scotland) 27(3). 2002/06/21.: 270–273. (PDF)
  • Naylor I, Coleman D, Coleman R, et al. (1994) Dupuytren’s Disease Pathobiochemistry and Clinical Management. In: Berger A, Delbruck A, Brenner P, et al. (eds) Dupuytren’s Disease Pathobiochemistry and Clinical Management, pp. 139–150. Available at: Springer-Verlag Berlin. (PDF)
  • Ritchey SJ (1952) The use of cortisone in Dupuytren’s contracture. U S Armed Forces Med J 3(6). 1952/06/01.: 811–818. (PDF)
  • Shelley WB and Shelley ED (1993) Response of Dupuytren’s contracture to high-potency topical steroid. Lancet (London, England) 342(8867): 366. (PDF)
  • Sood A, Therattil PJ, Kim HJ, et al. (2015) Corticosteroid Injection in the Management of Dupuytren Nodules: A Review of the Literature. Eplasty 15: e42. Available at: (PDF)
  • Wang, J. P., et al. (2018). “Corticosteroid inhibits differentiation of palmar fibromatosis-derived stem cells (FSCs) through downregulation of transforming growth factor-beta1 (TGF-beta1).” PLoS One 13(6): e0198326. (PDF)
  • Yin C-Y, Yu H-HM, Wang J-P, et al. (2017) Long-term follow-up of Dupuytren disease after injection of triamcinolone acetonide in Chinese patients in Taiwan. The Journal of hand surgery, European volume 42(7): 678–682. (PDF)