Current Science, Representative Current and Evidence-Based Literature Presented

Doctors Demystify Current Science

These are representative current and evidence-based journal articles cited in the course.

Hand replantation versus transplantation.SAGE Open Med. 2020 May 27;8:2050312120926351. doi: 10.1177/2050312120926351. eCollection 2020.PMID: 32537157

Biomechanical analysis of a new 8-strand technique for flexor tendon repair.Hand Surg Rehabil. 2020 May 23:S2468-1229(20)30110-9. doi: 10.1016/j.hansur.2020.05.004. Online ahead of print.PMID: 32450161

Outcomes After Flexor Tendon Injuries in the Pediatric Population: A 10-Year Retrospective Review. Hand (N Y). 2020 May 26:1558944720926651. doi: 10.1177/1558944720926651. Online ahead of print.PMID: 32452230

Low-intensity blood flow restriction calf muscle training leads to similar functional and structural adaptations than conventional low-load strength training: A randomized controlled trial.PLoS One. 2020 Jun 30;15(6):e0235377.

Acute cardiovascular response to unilateral, bilateral, and alternating resistance exercise with blood flow restriction. .Eur J Appl Physiol. 2020 Jun 25. doi: 10.1007/s00421-020-04401-w. Online ahead of print.PMID: 32588194

Platelet-rich plasma for osteoarthritis treatment. Rev Bras Reumatol Engl Ed. 2016 Mar-Apr;56(2):152-64. doi: 10.1016/j.rbre.2015.07.002. Epub 2015 Aug 5. PMID: 27267529

Targeted Muscle Reinnervation to Improve Pain, Prosthetic Tolerance, and Bioprosthetic Outcomes in the Amputee..Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle). 2017 Aug 1;6(8):261-267.PMID: 28831329

Risk Factors for Skin Tears Following Collagenase Clostridium histolyticum to Treat Dupuytren Contractures.  J Hand Surg Am. 2020 Jun 13:S0363-5023(20)30226-4

Return-to-Function Following Treatment of Dupuytren Contracture With Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum Versus Fasciectomy. Hand (N Y). 2020 Jun 7:1558944720919923.

High-dosage tamoxifen as neoadjuvant treatment in minimally invasive surgery for Dupuytren disease in patients with a strong predisposition toward fibrosis: a randomized controlled trial. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2014;96:655-62

Analysis of a knotless flexor tendon repair using a multifilament stainless steel cable-crimp system. J Hand Surg Am 2013; 38:677-683

Nerve Transfers—A Paradigm Shift in the Reconstructive Ladder. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open: June 2019 – Volume 7 – Issue 6 – p e229

Low Level Laser Therapy in Knee Osteoarthritis: A Narrative Review Adv Ther. 2020 Jul 3. doi: 10.1007/s12325-020-01415