Episode 26, Season 2.   Chuck and Chris discuss the stiff finger and the basic concepts required in assessment of these fingers.  We discuss the full range of issues from bone status to soft tissues,  tendon mobility to joint contractures. This will be part 1 with a more therapy focused colleague joining for part 2.

We referenced an AAOS ICL published here: Post Traumatic Reconstruction of the Hand.  JBJS 89A: 428- 435,  2007

As always, thanks to @iampetermartin for the amazing introduction and conclusion music.
theupperhandpodcast.wustl.edu.  And thanks to Eric Zhu, aspiring physician and podcast intern.

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