Journal of hand therapy : official journal of the American Society of Hand Therapists, vol.35, pp.32-40, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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Journal of hand therapy : official journal of the American Society of Hand Therapists
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Patient adherence, Injuries, Hand, Tendons, Orthosis, THERMOPLASTIC SPLINTS, EARLY-STAGE, INJURIES, REHABILITATION, STRESS, INVENTORY, DISTRESS, EXERCISE, THERAPY, WEAR
Introduction: Custom-made orthoses are used to prevent contractures and reinjury of tissues such as tendon rupture after traumatic tendon repairs. Despite their wide usage in hand rehabilitation, orthosis adherence is usually an overlooked problem.