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FIGURE Surgical approach for performing a primary finger arthroplasty in the Netherlands in 2019 (n=224)

Surgical approachNumber (n)Proportion (%)
Dorsal20491.07%
Volar167.14%
Lateral41.79%

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Finger » Primary finger arthroplasty » Surgery and prosthesis » Soft tissue stabilisation

FIGURE Type of stabilisation in primary finger arthroplasty in the Netherlands in 2019 (n=176)

StabilisationNumber (n)Proportion (%)
Collateral ligament14481.82%
Intrinsic muscle transposition105.68%
Other2212.50%

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