An assessment of Brand's opponents transfer in leprosy

V. Chacko, R.K. Shukla, B. Mall, A.K. Gupta

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Brand's opponents transfer with minor modifications to control the instability at M.C.P. joint was tried in 34 cases and followed up for an average period of 1 yr. The procedure was simpler than most other procedures. Migration of pulley was a failure but seldom great enough to affect opposition to an appreciable extent. Insertion, stabilization of metacarpophalangeal joint and reeducation are emphasized.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)235-238
Number of pages4
JournalLeprosy in India
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1973
Externally publishedYes


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