1. The Stabilising Effect of the Anterior Oblique Ligament to Prevent Directional Subluxation at the Trapeziometacarpal Joint of the Thumb: A Biomechanical Cadaveric Study

Mark R. McCann; Philippa A. Rust; Robert Wallace

Volume 6, Issue 2 , March 2018, , Pages 105-111

  Background: The trapeziometacarpal joint (TMCJ) is inherently unstable, relying on ligament restraint to preventsubluxation. Subluxation of the thumb in a dorsoradial direction is often observed in clinical practice, either after acuteligament injury or more commonly with osteoarthritis (OA). This subluxation ...  Read More

2. The Radiological Prevalence of Incidental Kienböck Disease

Saroj K. Golay; Philippa Rust; David Ring

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 220-223

    Background:To determine the prevalence of incidental Kienböck disease.   Methods: A retrospective analysis of 150,912 radiological reports or images obtained over a five year period was performed of 76,174 patients who underwent a radiograph or computed tomography scan which included ...  Read More