Current concepts of toe-to-hand transfer: Surgery and rehabilitation

Hae Shya Ma, Tarek Abdalla El-Gammal, Fu Chan Wei*

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

Optimal functional recovery after toe-to-hand transfer depends on skillful surgery as well as aggressive motor and sensory rehabilitation. The patient should be well motivated and willing to incorporate the involved hand in daily living and carry out the rehabilitation program on a dally basis. This article presents the current recommendations for the different toe-to-hand transfers and their postoperative rehabilitation programs.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)41-46
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Hand Therapy
Volume9
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 1996
Externally publishedYes

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