Disorders of the Hand

Volume 3: Inflammation, Arthritis and Contractures

  • Ian A. Trail
  • Andrew N.M. Fleming

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Inflammation and Arthritis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Zafar Naqui, Ian A. Trail
      Pages 3-16
    3. David Warwick
      Pages 17-26
    4. Jonathan W. G. Lohn, Andrew N. M. Fleming
      Pages 27-39
    5. Alberto Lluch
      Pages 41-69
    6. David J. Slutsky
      Pages 71-91
    7. Daniel Herren
      Pages 93-109
    8. Adam C. Watts, Sumedh Talwalkar, Lynda Gwylliam
      Pages 111-144
    9. Ian A. Trail
      Pages 145-157
  3. Contractures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. Paul M. N. Werker
      Pages 179-200
    3. Juan P. Barret
      Pages 201-208
    4. Sarah Mee, Ian A. Trail
      Pages 209-232
    5. Caroline Leclercq
      Pages 233-252
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 253-261

About this book


This book comes at a time when significant advances in the understanding of hand disorders have resulted in vast improvements in the quality of life for patients. It describes the techniques and practices for the diagnosis and treatment of various disorders of the hand and wrist. Each condition is discussed in detail and illustrated with images, radiographs and line drawings. Clinical pearls are provided for every chapter to provide practical guidance on surgical procedures.


Disorders of the Hand contains contributions from many of the hand surgeons who are at the forefront of this evolving area in the management of both elective and trauma hand surgery. This volume and its three sister volumes aim to improve care for current patients with hand and wrist complaints, while inspiring surgeons to think in greater detail about treatment options that will provide even better care in the future.


Hand Orthopaedics Surgery Trauma Wrist

Editors and affiliations

  • Ian A. Trail
    • 1
  • Andrew N.M. Fleming
    • 2
  1. 1. Hall Lane, Appley BridgeWrightington HospitalWiganUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.St George's HospitalLondonUnited Kingdom

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