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Conference Paper: 166 cases of Mycobaterium Marinum Tenosynovitis of the hand and wrist: clinical features. management and results

Title166 cases of Mycobaterium Marinum Tenosynovitis of the hand and wrist: clinical features. management and results
Authors
Issue Date2011
PublisherUniversity of Wales. The Journal's web site is located at http://www.ecmjournal.org/journal/ecm_supplements.htm
Citation
The 12th eCM Conference on Implant Infection, Davos, Switzerland, 22-24 June 2011. In European Cells and Materials, 2011, v. 21 suppl. 2, p. 28 How to Cite?
AbstractINTRODUCTION: Mycobacterium marinum infections followed an unpredictable clinical course and delay in definitive diagnosis was frequently encountered. Chow et al. found that the average duration of infection before patients were seen by the Orthopaedics unit was 3.3-3.7 months.1 The initial diagnosis was commonly found to be mistaken for conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis and trigger finger which may lead to inappropriate management like steroid injections. The objective of this study was to review our experience with treatment of Mycobacterium marinum tenosynovitis of the hand and wrist and to assess for any clinical parameters that were associated with poor functional outcome and also suggest a treatment algorithm for these …
DescriptionSelected paper for 2010 APOA-Pfizer Best Scientific Paper Award for Orthopaedic Infection
Open Access Journal
Persistent Identifierhttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/142847
ISSN
2014 Impact Factor: 4.886
2014 SCImago Journal Rankings: 0.562

 

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dc.contributor.authorCheung, JPY-
dc.contributor.authorFung, BKK-
dc.contributor.authorIp, WY-
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-28T02:57:17Z-
dc.date.available2011-10-28T02:57:17Z-
dc.date.issued2011-
dc.identifier.citationThe 12th eCM Conference on Implant Infection, Davos, Switzerland, 22-24 June 2011. In European Cells and Materials, 2011, v. 21 suppl. 2, p. 28-
dc.identifier.issn1473-2262-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10722/142847-
dc.descriptionSelected paper for 2010 APOA-Pfizer Best Scientific Paper Award for Orthopaedic Infection-
dc.descriptionOpen Access Journal-
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION: Mycobacterium marinum infections followed an unpredictable clinical course and delay in definitive diagnosis was frequently encountered. Chow et al. found that the average duration of infection before patients were seen by the Orthopaedics unit was 3.3-3.7 months.1 The initial diagnosis was commonly found to be mistaken for conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis and trigger finger which may lead to inappropriate management like steroid injections. The objective of this study was to review our experience with treatment of Mycobacterium marinum tenosynovitis of the hand and wrist and to assess for any clinical parameters that were associated with poor functional outcome and also suggest a treatment algorithm for these …-
dc.languageeng-
dc.publisherUniversity of Wales. The Journal's web site is located at http://www.ecmjournal.org/journal/ecm_supplements.htm-
dc.relation.ispartofEuropean Cells and Materials-
dc.rightsCreative Commons: Attribution 3.0 Hong Kong License-
dc.title166 cases of Mycobaterium Marinum Tenosynovitis of the hand and wrist: clinical features. management and results-
dc.typeConference_Paper-
dc.identifier.emailCheung, JPY: cheungjp@hku.hk-
dc.identifier.emailFung, BKK: bkkfung@hku.hk-
dc.identifier.emailIp, WY: wyip@hku.hk-
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dc.publisher.placeUnited Kingdom-

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