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Flashcards in Wrist Deck (10)
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1

Tinel's

seated
tap over flexor retinaculum (median nerve)

2

Phalen's

seated
dorsum of hands together, flexing wrists (carpal tunnel)
aka wrist flexion test

3

Reversed Phalen's

seated
palms of hands together, extending wrists (prayer sign)
(carpal tunnel)

4

Pinch

seated
bring index and thumb tips together (median nerve)

5

Froment's

seated
pull paper from between pt's index and adducted thumb
(ulnar nerve)

6

Finkelstein's

seated
bring thumb in palm, make fist, ulnar deviate
(dequervain's dz)

7

Bunnel-Littler's

seated
1. w/ MCP extended , flex PIP
2. w/ MCP flexed, flex PIP

8

Retinaculum (DIP)

seated
seated
1. w/ PIP extended , flex DIP
2. w/ PIP flexed, flex DIP

9

Bracelet

seated
grasp and compress distal radius and ulna
(RA, ganglion cyst, carpal tunnel)

10

Finsterer's

seated, pronated fist
strike base of 3rd metacarpal (kienbock's dz)