ALLMedicine™ Hand Infections Center
Research & Reviews 44 results
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Zeiderman MR, Pereira CT
Jul 13th, 2021 - Substance abuse is pervasive in the American society, with 10% of the United States population using marijuana, up to 17% of patients undergoing upper-extremity surgery reporting chronic opioid use, and up to 20% of acute hand infections occurring...
Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics; Grome LJ, Raj S et. al.
May 18th, 2021 - Infections in the pediatric population are a less well studied topic in hand surgery. Crucial aspects of the management of pediatric hand infections differ from adults, though much of current treatment is generalized from adult care. This study ev...
Hand (New York, N.Y.); Bilolikar VK, Ilyas AM
Sep 18th, 2020 - Hand infections caused by mycobacteria are relatively uncommon compared to infections caused by other pathogens; therefore, much of the available literature consists of case reports and limited case series. Broadly categorized into tuberculous and...
Surgical Infections; Dastagir K, Vehling M et. al.
Aug 1st, 2020 - Background: Hand infections can spread quickly and destroy functional structures. Early diagnosis and adequate therapy can prevent severe morbidities. The aim of this study was to evaluate systematically the spread of hand infections according to ...
Hand Clinics; Gundlach BK, Sasor SE et. al.
Jun 27th, 2020 - Upper extremity infections are common. Most infections can be effectively treated with minor surgical procedures and/or oral antibiotics; however, inappropriate or delayed care can result in significant, long-term morbidity. The basic principles o...
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MDedge Family Medicine;
Jan 28th, 2020 - What you’ll see. Clinical signs and symptoms include pain in the pulp of the finger with tenderness and swelling.
Jan 31st, 2014 - COMMENT This case raises three issues: First, hand infections can be problematic and are often trivialized by the initially consulted clinician. The presentation of certain hand infections, such as paronychiae and felons, generally will be straigh.