Nonoperative treatment of mallet finger
Jin Fenhua;Kong Linzheng;Kan Shilian;et al.(Department of Hand,Tianjin Hospital,Tianjin 300211)
Abstract The results of nonoperative treatment of mallet finger in 28 cases were reported.After following-up,it was found that the results of Tile cases treated for 8 weeks were better than those for 6 weeks and the residual mallet deformity still had possibility of recovering.The mechanism might be:the period of scar formation was within 6￣8 weeks and scar contracted in 8￣12 weeks.Tile authots recommend that the treatment period should be 12 weeks.
【CateGory Index】： R658