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International Primary Care Association

Clinical Focus Volume 1 N3

Orthopaedic hand disorders: a primary care perspective


This review aims to cover the epidemiology, pathophysiology, symptoms/signs and management options (including when to refer) of common hand conditions presenting to primary care. These include: triggering; ganglions; base of thumb arthritis; carpal tunnel syndrome; Dupuytren’s disease and De Quervain’s tenosynovitis.

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  • Authors: SD Middleton & RE Anakwe
  • Keywords: Hand, Trigger finger, ganglion, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, De Quervain’s tenosynovitis, dupuytren’s, tenosynovitis
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