HandTutor proven successful for self management, joint protection and exercises in hand osteoarthritis

Hands Of Desperation

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In the July issue of BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21745357 – Dr. Dziedzic and his group from Arthritis Research UK Primary Care Centre, Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, United Kingdom discuss their plan to assess self management, joint protection and exercises in hand osteoarthritis: a randomized controlled trial with cost effectiveness analyses.

The HandTutor is used for hand exercises and should be assessed within this trial.

The HandTutor, ArmTutor, LegTutor and 3DTutor are used in many clinics in the USA and worldwide with patients are also using these devices  in private outpatient clinics and the home environment. Home bound patients can use tele rehabilitation that is supported by physical and occupational therapists.

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